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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 538169, 10 pages
Review Article

Robotics to Enable Older Adults to Remain Living at Home

1Cognitive and Exercise Neuroscience Unit, School of Psychology, Deakin University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
2Department of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
3Department of Social Work, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
4Department of Nursing, The University of Melbourne and Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
5School of Allied Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Received 30 April 2012; Revised 24 September 2012; Accepted 1 October 2012

Academic Editor: Roger A. Fielding

Copyright © 2012 Alan J. Pearce et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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