Wristband technology could transform service-users’ lives
Janet Snell Freelance health writer
Leading charity Autism Together has set up the UK’s first trial of wristbands that measure physiological changes to predict the onset of a crisis in someone with autism – and enable staff to take action to prevent it
One of the many knock-on effects of the crisis in social care is an increasing number of adults with autism becoming ‘marooned’ in mental health hospitals, according to the charity Autism Together.
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