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Table 3 Terms used to describe implementation

From: Barriers and facilitators to the implementation of social robots for older adults and people with dementia: a scoping review

Terms used No of studies (n)
Proctor’s taxonomy
 acceptability, acceptance 25 [40, 41, 45, 46, 50,51,52,53,54,55,56, 58, 59, 62, 63, 65, 67, 77, 79, 80, 86,87,88,89,90]
 adoption, adopt 6 [53, 60, 75, 76, 84, 88]
 feasibility 8 [38, 42, 45, 54, 62, 70, 71, 74]
 sustainability 1 [63]
 cost 1 [72]
 penetration no data
 fidelity no data
 appropriateness no data
Other terms
 implementation, implement 15 [42,43,44, 47,48,49, 56,57,58, 68, 81,82,83, 85, 90]
 use, usage 25 [38, 42, 44, 48, 55, 58, 60, 61, 64, 65, 68, 69, 71,72,73, 75, 76, 78,79,80, 82, 83, 85, 88, 90]
 usefulness, useful 8 [45, 49, 53, 54, 63, 83, 88, 89]
 integrate, integration 5 [54, 59, 60, 66, 68]
 usability 4 [40, 46, 54, 55]
 deploy, deployment 4 [47, 59, 81, 84]
 utilisation, utilise 2 [66, 78]
 employ 1 [40]