An analysis highlights the realistic pros and cons of apps and other technologies that use AI to benefit older adults, including those facing dementia and cognitive decline.
Researchers have discovered that a population of neurons in the brain’s frontal lobe contain stable short-term memory information within dynamically-changing neural activity.
Dementia screening could be as easy as using a smartphone app that listens to elderly people speak.
Combining new wearable electronics and a deep learning algorithm could help disabled people wirelessly interact with a computer.
VR can identify early Alzheimer’s disease more accurately than ‘gold standard’ cognitive tests currently in use, suggests new research from the University of Cambridge.
Training in virtual environment helps patients with Parkinson's disease improve balance and avoid obstacles while walking.
Playing games in virtual reality could be a key tool in treating people with neurological disorders such as autism, schizophrenia and Parkinson’s disease.
Baseline study using data from the Sea Hero Quest game identifies key findings for dementia research.
A multi-disciplinary research team is bridging the gap between psychology and gamification that could significantly impact learning efforts in user experience design, healthcare, and government.
Mobile Brain/Body Imaging system combines virtual reality, brain monitoring, and motion capture technology for researchers to study neurological disorders.
Using machine learning, a group of researchers demonstrated that it was possible to detect dementia from conversations in human-agent interaction.
A new robotic system developed can help diagnose neurodegenerative diseases, such as dementia and Parkinson, through the analysis of eye movements.
Machine learning has detected one of the commonest causes of dementia and stroke, in CT brain scans, more accurately than current methods.
Older adults with mild cognitive impairment showed significant improvement with certain complex thinking and memory skills after exergaming.
Researchers used a virtual reality environment to train subjects, then showed that different areas of the hippocampus are activated for different types of memories.