Making software accessible for users with dementia

Norman Alm, Richard Dye, Arlene Astell, Maggie Ellis, Gary Gowans, Jim Campbell

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    This chapter details the development of CIRCA - a computer-based system designed to assist people with dementia-related cognitive impairment (and their carer-givers) by prompting and supporting conversation in dementia-related care.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationUniversal usability: designing computer interfaces for diverse user populations
    EditorsJonathan Lazar
    Place of PublicationChichester
    PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Inc.
    Number of pages18
    ISBN (Print)9780470027271
    Publication statusPublished - 2007


    • Dementia
    • Computer software
    • User interfaces
    • Interaction design

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