Telenursing for the elderly. The case for care via video-telephony.


As most elderly people prefer home care to residential care, the nursing profession must change its current practice. New models of care are necessary. Information and communications technologies, such as video-telephony (i.e. any form of face-to-face video-communication), allow elderly people to maintain their autonomy by strengthening their emotional… (More)


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@article{Arnaert2001TelenursingFT, title={Telenursing for the elderly. The case for care via video-telephony.}, author={Antonia Arnaert and Lucas Delesie}, journal={Journal of telemedicine and telecare}, year={2001}, volume={7 6}, pages={311-6} }