Shedding a Light on Phototherapy Studies with People having Dementia

@article{Aarts2016SheddingAL,
  title={Shedding a Light on Phototherapy Studies with People having Dementia},
  author={M. Aarts and M. Aries and A. Diakoumis and J. van Hoof},
  journal={American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease \& Other Dementias},
  year={2016},
  volume={31},
  pages={551 - 563}
}
Light therapy is applied to older people with dementia as a treatment to reset the biological clock, to improve the cognitive functioning, and to reduce behavioral symptoms. Although the methodological quality of light therapy studies is essential, many aspects concerning the description of the lighting applied are missing. This study reviewed light therapy studies concerning the effects on people with dementia as a way to check the methodological quality of the description of light from a… Expand
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