In summer 2018, about 40 participants (independent living older adults aged 65 years and older) were included in a randomized controlled trial running in Switzerland. The participants were allocated either to the intervention group or the control group. The participants of the intervention group tra…

As quedas representam um problema com elevado impacto social no que diz respeito ao desenvolvimento demográfico, uma vez que são a principal causa da institucionalização dos cidadãos seniores. Contudo, estudos realizados recentemente, têm demonstrado que a combinação de exercícios físicos e cognitiv…

In spring 2018, 21 participants (healthy older adults, 65 years and older) were included in the second feasibility study in Switzerland with the improved version of the Active@Home exergame. Exergaming is a promising solution to simultaneously train motor and cognitive functions. This motor-cognitiv…

In summer 2017, 21 participants (healthy older adults, 65 years and older) were included in the first feasibility study in Switzerland with the newly developed Active@Home exergame. The exergame training is a combined motor-cognitive training including strength, balance and cognitive exercises. Stud…

Os parceiros do Active@Home Nadia Magnenat Thalmann (Universidade de Genebra) e Eling de Bruin (ETH Zurique) juntaram-se à Dividat AG e HUR no Congresso Curaviva 2017! Tirando partido da presença de centenas de líderes de opinião da indústria de cuidados médicos e saúde na terceira idade, este event…