Older People’s Quality of Life and Role of Home-Based Technology

Kevin Mckee, Hossein Matlabi, Mojtaba Pourakbar & Stuart G Parker
Background: Household devices may have a positive impact on daily lives by reducing the burden of several tasks and enriching social interaction. There are varieties of assistive devices such as alarms, sensors, detectors, and life style monitoring devices, which can help in compensating for the activity limitations caused by impairments. This study aimed to review the contribution that residential technology devices can make to older people’s lives. Methods: An open-ended literature review following the guidance...