Research Study

Innovating Together: Working with technologies in dementia care (IT WORKS)
Principal Investigator 
Lillian Hung

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Dementia
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Jun 27, 2018 to Aug 31, 2020
Locations 
Richmond Health Services, Vancouver General Hospital
Name/Title 
Lillian Hung, Clinical Nurse Specialist
Phone 
778-870-2839
Email Address 
lillian.hung@vch.ca
Purpose of Study 

The purpose of this study is to investigate the benefits and challenges of using an iPad to play pre-recorded family videos prior to a care activity (e.g. dressing) with patients with dementia.

Eligibility 

Patients with dementia, family members, and staff working in the 2 study units may participate.

Disclaimer 

Study Coordinators and Research Nurses cannot give medical advice over the phone. Telephone numbers and email addresses are provided for obtaining additional information on specific research studies only. If you have specific questions which require clinical expertise, please call your primary care physician.