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Cogent Gerontology

For an Article Collection on

Advances in assisted living tools and ambient intelligence technology for older adults

Manuscript deadline
31 December 2023

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Article collection guest advisor(s)

Dr Dana Burr Bradley , University of Maryland, USA
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Advances in assisted living tools and ambient intelligence technology for older adults

This Article Collection will examine the swift surge in assisted living tools and technologies that have arisen from a need to cater for increasingly aging societies. The burgeoning expenditure associated with healthcare, caregiver impact, and the importance of independent or assisted living have propelled the development and introduction of innovative technologies for safe and/or independent living in older age. The Collection will strive to tackle and examine innovative assisted living tools, ambient intelligence and current and future challenges presented.

 This Article Collection will solicit (or consider unsolicited articles) on relevant areas including:

  • Innovative assisted living tools
  • Intelligent home monitoring
  • Robotic technologies/assistive robots
  • Smart homes now and in the future
  • Care home innovations
  • Digital technologies and strategies for improving gait and movement
  • Fall prevention
  • Solutions to enhance engagement
  • Digital world associated confusion and anxiety
  • Technologies for supporting/compensating sensory loss in older adults

 We consider: Research articles, review articles, registered reports, brief reports, and case reports

 When submitting your article, please select the Article Collection from the drop-down menu on the submission system.

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All manuscripts submitted to this Article Collection will undergo desk assessment and peer-review as part of our standard editorial process. Guest Advisors for this collection will not be involved in peer-reviewing manuscripts unless they are an existing member of the Editorial Board. Please review the journal Aims and Scope and author submission instructions prior to submitting a manuscript.