The assessment studies were carried out in all five partner
countries: Ireland, England, Finland, Lithuania and Norway. People
with mild to moderate dementia tested products in their own home
for a year, and assessments included the effect of the products
on them, as well as on their carers.
were only offered to the users after a thorough individual needs-
and desire-evaluation. Each country, as well as the entire consortium,
was responsible for carrying out the research in compliance with
ethical principles and specific regulations in the respective countries.