Published on in Vol 3, No 2 (2016): Jul-Dec

Studies Involving People With Dementia and Touchscreen Technology: A Literature Review

Studies Involving People With Dementia and Touchscreen Technology: A Literature Review

Studies Involving People With Dementia and Touchscreen Technology: A Literature Review

Authors of this article:

Phil Joddrell 1 Author Orcid Image ;   Arlene J Astell 1 Author Orcid Image


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