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Can TV be for a force for good in care homes?

A new report suggests the role of television in care homes should be reassessed.

The study by the dementia experts at Stirling's Dementia Services Development Centre has suggested that changes in the way content is made available can have a positive impact in care homes.

Contrary to the image of elderly residents, passively watching whatever is on TV, the report suggests a more focused approach may have benefits.

BBC Scotland's Craig Anderson reports.

  • 09 Mar 2016