Healthcare

A CARE HOME has installed a sophisticated tuneable lighting system to help its dementia patients sleep better.  The Birkelund Nursing Home in Hedensted, Denmark, says its automatic full dynamic circadian lighting has been validated by scientists and modified by the feedback from the employees.  It includes scenarios for relaxing in the TV room in a...
Circadian Lighting

A SO-CALLED ‘dementia room’ for elderly patients featuring dynamic circadian lighting has been unveiled at a care home.  At the Fynsgade Nursing Home in Grindsted, Denmark, an automatic control system tunes the white LED lighting to vary the colour temperature of the light  throughout the day. It varies the scenarios from warm (2700K) to cold...