Assistive Technology

Sound-Based Assistive Technology: Support to Hearing, Speaking and Seeing [Repost]

Sound-Based Assistive Technology: Support to Hearing, Speaking and Seeing by Tohru Ifukube
English | 27 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319479962 | 252 Pages | PDF | 12.84 MB

Assistive Technology Assessment Handbook, Second Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by sasha82 at Feb. 3, 2018
Assistive Technology Assessment Handbook, Second Edition

Assistive Technology Assessment Handbook (Rehabilitation Science in Practice Series), Second Edition by Stefano Federici,‎ Marcia Scherer
December 5, 2017 | ISBN: 1498774113 | English | 511 pages | PDF | 44 MB

Disability, Society and Assistive Technology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 20, 2018
Disability, Society and Assistive Technology

Bodil Ravneberg,‎ Sylvia Söderström, "Disability, Society and Assistive Technology"
2017 | ISBN-10: 1472447182 | 120 pages | PDF | 1 MB

The Promise of Assistive Technology to Enhance Activity and Work Participation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Oct. 11, 2017
The Promise of Assistive Technology to Enhance Activity and Work Participation

The Promise of Assistive Technology to Enhance Activity and Work Participation
by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences, Health and Medicine Division, Board on Health Care Services, Committee on the Use of Selected Assistive Products and Technologies in Eliminating or Reducing the Effects of Impairments
English | Aug. 28, 2017 | ASIN: B0756KCP4Z | 503 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

The U.S. Census Bureau has reported that 56.7 million Americans had some type of disability in 2010, which represents 18.7 percent of the civilian noninstitutionalized population included in the 2010 Survey of Income and Program Participation. The U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) provides disability benefits through the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program and the Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program. As of December 2015, approximately 11 million individuals were SSDI beneficiaries, and about 8 million were SSI beneficiaries.
"The Promise of Assistive Technology to Enhance Activity and Work Participation" ed. by Alan M. Jette, et al.

"The Promise of Assistive Technology to Enhance Activity and Work Participation" ed. by Alan M. Jette, Carol Mason Spicer, Jennifer Lalitha Flaubert
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; Health and Medicine Division
NAS Press | 2017 | ISBN: 030945784X 9780309457842 | 503 pages | PDF | 14 MB

This volume provides an analysis of selected assistive products and technologies, including wheeled and seated mobility devices, upper-extremity prostheses, and products and technologies selected by the committee that pertain to hearing and to communication and speech in adults.
Safe at Home with Assistive Technology (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology) [Repost]

Safe at Home with Assistive Technology (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology) by Ingrid Kollak
English | 9 Jan. 2017 | ISBN: 3319428896 | 242 Pages | PDF | 3.76 MB

This book describes how assistive technology can help handicapped, elderly and acutely sick people to manage their daily lives better and stay safe in the home. It discusses how safety is understood from an ethical, technical and social perspective, and offers examples of the problems that users, their helpers and professional carers have with assistive technology in everyday situations.
Sound-Based Assistive Technology: Support to Hearing, Speaking and Seeing [Repost]

Sound-Based Assistive Technology: Support to Hearing, Speaking and Seeing by Tohru Ifukube
English | 27 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319479962 | 252 Pages | PDF | 12.84 MB

This book presents a technology to help speech-, hearing- and sight-impaired people. It explains how they will benefit from an enhancement in their ability to recognize and produce speech or to detect sounds in their surroundings. Additionally, it is considered how sound-based assistive technology might be applied to the areas

The Illustrated Guide to Assistive Technology & Devices  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at June 9, 2017
The Illustrated Guide to Assistive Technology & Devices

The Illustrated Guide to Assistive Technology & Devices: Tools And Gadgets For Living Independently by Suzanne Robitaille
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1932603808 | 210 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

Assistive Technology Design for Intelligence Augmentation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at June 4, 2017
Assistive Technology Design for Intelligence Augmentation

Assistive Technology Design for Intelligence Augmentation
Morgan & Claypool | English | 2016 | ISBN-10: 1627057943 | 171 pages | PDF | 14.41 mb

by Stefan Carmien (Author)

Assistive Technology : Building Bridges  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 19, 2017
Assistive Technology : Building Bridges

Assistive Technology : Building Bridges
by Cecilia Sik-Lanyi and Evert-Jan Hoogerwerf
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1614995656 | 1112 Pages | True PDF | 29 MB

Assistive Technology (AT) is the term used to describe products or technology-based services which support those with disabilities or other limitations to their daily activities, enabling them to enjoy a better quality of life.