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Social HRI for people with dementia: one size fits all?

Author
Perugia, G.; Diaz, M.; Barakova, E.; Catala, A.; Rauterberg, M.
Type of activity
Presentation of work at congresses
Name of edition
12th Conference on Human-Robot Interaction
Date of publication
2017
Presentation's date
2017-03-07
Book of congress proceedings
HRI 2017: 12th Conference on Human-Robot Interaction: Vienna, Austria: March 6-9, 2017: proceedings book
First page
257
Last page
258
Publisher
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1145/3029798.3038353 Open in new window
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/113248 Open in new window
https://dl-acm-org.recursos.biblioteca.upc.edu/citation.cfm?id=3038353 Open in new window
Abstract
Motivational and emotional disorders (i.e. apathy and depression) are very frequent in dementia and might greatly affect the positive psychological state experienced during social HRI. We conducted a six-weeks study in two nursing homes comparing the affective states that two playful activities, board cognitive games and social robot play (Pleo), were able to elicit in people with dementia. Results show that a significant increase in pleasure (positive affect) is present in the robot condition w...
Citation
Perugia, G., Diaz, M., Barakova, E., Catala, A., Rauterberg, M. Social HRI for people with dementia : one size fits all?. A: ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction. "HRI 2017: 12th Conference on Human-Robot Interaction: Vienna, Austria: March 6-9, 2017: proceedings book". Viena: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2017, p. 257-258.
Keywords
Affect, Dementia, Human-Robot Interaction, Playful interactions
Group of research
CETpD - Technical Research Centre for Dependency Care and Autonomous Living
ISSET - Integrated Smart Sensors and Health Technologies

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