Published on in Vol 9, No 6 (2021): June

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/25891, first published .
Usability and Acceptance of the Embodied Conversational Agent Anne by People With Dementia and Their Caregivers: Exploratory Study in Home Environment Settings

Usability and Acceptance of the Embodied Conversational Agent Anne by People With Dementia and Their Caregivers: Exploratory Study in Home Environment Settings

Usability and Acceptance of the Embodied Conversational Agent Anne by People With Dementia and Their Caregivers: Exploratory Study in Home Environment Settings

Vera Stara 1*, PhD;  Benjamin Vera 2*, MSc;  Daniel Bolliger 2*, PhD;  Lorena Rossi 1*, MSc;  Elisa Felici 1*, PsyD;  Mirko Di Rosa 3*, PhD;  Michiel de Jong 4*, MSc;  Susy Paolini 5*, PsyD

1 Model of Care and New Technologies, IRCCS INRCA - National Institute of Health and Science on Ageing , Ancona , IT

2 iHomeLab - University of Applied Sciences & Arts , Lucerne , CH

3 Unit of Geriatric Pharmacoepidemiology and Biostatistics, IRCCS INRCA - National Institute of Health and Science on Ageing , Ancona , IT

4 Research Group IT Innovations in Healthcare, Windesheim University of Applied Sciences , Zwolle , NL

5 Unit of Neurology, IRCCS INRCA - National Institute of Health and Science on Ageing , Ancona , IT

*all authors contributed equally

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  • Vera Stara, PhD
  • Model of Care and New Technologies
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