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van de Kar, Nelson (author)
This master's thesis was completed at Tu Delft in collaboration with Signify, with the goal of providing guidance into the use of digital manufacturing in lighting design by creating a lighting system concept for the context of nursing homes. <br/><br/>The following design goal elements emerged in this context to improve the well-being of...
master thesis 2023
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Boringa, Marijn (author), van Erp, Job (author), Ploumen, Corné (author)
Over the years, care givers in nursing homes have seen their workload gradually increase. With no end of this trend in sight, the need for smart support systems increases. Especially systems which decrease the time spent on menial tasks are valued highly, because this frees more time for high quality and personal care.<br/>To achieve this, Momo...
bachelor thesis 2022
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van Damme, Niels (author), Stijns, Anne (author), Fakkel, Stein (author)
This document reports details the development of a solid stool detection system. On behalf of Momo Medical - a TU Delft-based startup company - a device for detecting defecates by elderly people has been designed. The goal of the detection system is to detect solid stools by elderly patients wearing a diaper and to notify the nurses in a nursing...
bachelor thesis 2021
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Wang, G. (author), Albayrak, A. (author), Hogervorst, Eef (author), van der Cammen, T.J.M. (author)
Personalisation is a crucial element in providing person-centred care for people with de-mentia. This paper presents the development and evaluation of a design toolkit to facilitate the work of designers and healthcare professionals in personalising dementia care. This toolkit, named “Know-me”, was grounded in the findings of Ergonomics in...
journal article 2021
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Jiang, Lincheng (author)
Design of elderly care buildings like nursing homes usually looks for balances between the livability for residents and the circulation efficiency for staffs and workers. Losing the balance between these two has the potential of either dissatisfying residents, uncomfortable living experiences, or causing low efficiency in operations, which might...
master thesis 2020
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Schrevel, Samuel (author), Slager, Meralda (author), de Vlugt, E. (author)
An emerging and innovative way of organizing projects in health technology and innovation is the so-called "living lab". Because of their characteristics, living labs may provide a solution to a very old problem: How to facilitate the meaningful participation of stakeholders in science and technology? In this article, I (we use a first-person...
journal article 2020
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Gong, Haotian (author)
This project aims to improving the care service for people with dementia who exhibits BPSD (Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia) by providing the relevant stakeholders data insights, and meanwhile improving these people’s working efficiency.
master thesis 2019
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Folkers, Francis (author)
A process that started with creating a standard test for viewing the cleaning performance of ultrasonic cleaners on dentures came to a result as the Sonic 1, an ultrasonic denture cleaner for the company Dental Robotics. Cleaning performance, use(r scenario), and aesthetics were essential pillars in the process. Oral hygiene is essential for...
master thesis 2019
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Yu, Yinan (author)
The renovation project of St. Elisabeth in Zutphen is guided by the concept of "sustainable city". Meanwhile as a graduation project in the studio of heritage and architecture, how to deal with the relation between historic relics and modern architectures is important. During the whole process of my project, I started my design assignment with...
master thesis 2018
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Wang, G. (author), Albayrak, A. (author), van der Cammen, T.J.M. (author)
Background:<br/>Non-pharmacological interventions for Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD) have been developed; however, a systematic review on the effectiveness of this type of intervention from a perspective of ergonomics is lacking. According to ergonomics, the capabilities of Persons with Dementia (PwD) should be...
journal article 2018
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Douma, Johanna G. (author), Volkers, Karin M. (author), Engels, Gwenda (author), Sonneveld, M.H. (author), Goossens, R.H.M. (author), Scherder, Erik J.A. (author)
Background: Despite the detrimental effects of physical inactivity for older adults, especially aged residents of residential care settings may spend much time in inactive behavior. This may be partly due to their poorer physical condition; however, there may also be other, setting-related factors that influence the amount of inactivity. The...
journal article 2017
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van Adrichem, N. (author)
As the pressure on elderly care is strong, preventive policy for health care is therefore essential. The goal of prevention for elderly is to keep older adults healthy, autonomous and independent as long as possible, even when they already need daily care. A preventive measure which is increasingly gaining popularity over the past few years is...
master thesis 2016
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Dong, Y. (author)
master thesis 2016
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Canton, L.W.P. (author)
This graduation project was setup as a collaboration between Delft University of Technology faculty of Industrial Design Engineering and Philips Lighting. The project focuses on lighting for demented elderly in a nursing home. Demented elderly suffer from disturbances in information processing in the brain. This causes not only memory deficits...
master thesis 2012
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