" Contact with a robotic seal “Paro” created many positive benefits for elderly dementia patients, including lowered anxiety and a decreased tendency to wander. "
Griffith University secures $1m to trial robotic seals in dementia treatment

Griffith University has received more than $1m from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) to study the benefits and cost-effectiveness of animal robots in the treatment of dementia. Read more about the study here.

 Posted: November 25th, 2013

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