Challenges for Assistive Technology

Written By Gorka Eizmendi
Challenges for Assistive Technology
  • Publsiher : IOS Press
  • Release : 01 January 2007
  • ISBN : 1586037919
  • Pages : 948 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Challenges for Assistive Technology

Challenges for Assistive Technology
  • Author : Gorka Eizmendi,José Miguel Azkoitia,Ger M. Craddock
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2007-01-01
  • Total pages : 948
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : In the 21st century Assistive Technology (AT) should be defined as a scientific and technologic approach to the development of products and services oriented to support the elderly and people with disabilities in their daily activities, maximizing their personal autonomy, independence, health and quality of life....

Intelligent Assistive Technologies for Dementia

Intelligent Assistive Technologies for Dementia
  • Author : Fabrice Jotterand,Marcello Ienca,Bernice Elger,Tenzin Wangmo
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2019-10-02
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : The financial burden and the level of specialized care required to look after older adults with dementia has reached the point of a public health crisis. Older adults diagnosed and living with the disorder reached 35.6 million worldwide in 2010 and is expected to increase to 135.5 million in 2050, with costs soaring to $1.1 ...

Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology
  • Author : Ger M. Craddock
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 1103
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : This publication covers different themes in the field of assistive technology. The theme New technologies will explore the significant advances in technology research & development and how these can be harnessed to benefit people with disabilities. This will include evolving technologies, affording interesting insights into the future. The theme User Centred ...

Advancement of Assistive Technology

Advancement of Assistive Technology
  • Author : Association for the Advancement of Assistive Technology in Europe
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 443
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : People go traveling for two reasons: because they are searching for something, or they are running from something. Katie’s world is shattered by the news that her headstrong and bohemian younger sister, Mia, has been found dead at the bottom of a cliff in Bali. The authorities say that ...

Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality
  • Author : Andrew Yeh Ching Nee
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2011-12-09
  • Total pages : 282
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : Augmented Reality (AR) is a natural development from virtual reality (VR), which was developed several decades earlier. AR complements VR in many ways. Due to the advantages of the user being able to see both the real and virtual objects simultaneously, AR is far more intuitive, but it's not completely ...

Assistive Technology Intervention in Healthcare

Assistive Technology Intervention in Healthcare
  • Author : Shruti Jain,Sudip Paul
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-12-31
  • Total pages : 294
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : Assistive Technology Intervention in Healthcare focuses on various applications of intelligent techniques in biomedical engineering and health informatics. It aims to create awareness about disability reduction and recovery of accidental disability with the help of various rehabilitative systems. Novel technologies in disability treatment, management and assistance, including healthcare devices and ...

Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality
  • Author : Soha Maad
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2010-01-01
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) tools and techniques supply virtual environments that have key characteristics in common with our physical environment. Viewing and interacting with 3D objects is closer to reality than abstract mathematical and 2D approaches. Augmented Reality (AR) technology, a more expansive form of VR is ...

Advances in Usability User Experience Wearable and Assistive Technology

Advances in Usability  User Experience  Wearable and Assistive Technology
  • Author : Tareq Z. Ahram,Christianne S. Falcão
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-07-07
  • Total pages : 1163
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : This book addresses emerging issues in usability, interface design, human–computer interaction, user experience and assistive technology. It highlights research aimed at understanding human interactions with products, services and systems and focuses on finding effective approaches for improving the user experience. It also discusses key issues in designing and providing ...

Augmented Reality Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics

Augmented Reality  Virtual Reality  and Computer Graphics
  • Author : Lucio Tommaso De Paolis,Patrick Bourdot
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-08-31
  • Total pages : 377
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : The 2-volume set LNCS 12242 and 12243 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, and Computer Graphics, AVR 2020, held in Lecce, Italy, in September 2020.* The 45 full papers and 14 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 99 submissions. The papers discuss key issues, approaches, ideas, ...

Assistive Technologies for Assessment and Recovery of Neurological Impairments

Assistive Technologies for Assessment and Recovery of Neurological Impairments
  • Author : Stasolla, Fabrizio
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2021-10-22
  • Total pages : 396
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : People with neurological disorders may experience significant problems, isolation, detachment, and passivity while dealing with environmental requests. They constantly rely on caregivers and family assistance, which can create negative outcomes on their quality of life. An emerging way to overcome these issues is assistive technology-based interventions (AT). AT-based programs are ...

2015 3rd IEEE VR International Workshop on Virtual and Augmented Assistive Technology VAAT

2015 3rd IEEE VR International Workshop on Virtual and Augmented Assistive Technology  VAAT
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Oxford Textbook of Neurorehabilitation

Oxford Textbook of Neurorehabilitation
  • Author : Volker Dietz,Nick S. Ward
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-27
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : Updated to reflect recent developments in the field, Oxford Textbook of Neurorehabilitation provides an understanding of the theoretical underpinnings of the subject along with a clear perspective on making treatment decisions on an individual basis. This is an indispensable book for those working with patients requiring neurorehabilitation....

Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology
  • Author : C. Sik-Lányi,E.-J. Hoogerwerf,K. Miesenberger
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2015-08-27
  • Total pages : 1112
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : 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. This book presents the proceedings of the 13th European Conference on the Advancement of Assistive Technology (...

Handbook of Research on Human Cognition and Assistive Technology Design Accessibility and Transdisciplinary Perspectives

Handbook of Research on Human Cognition and Assistive Technology  Design  Accessibility and Transdisciplinary Perspectives
  • Author : Seok, Soonhwa,Meyen, Edward L.,DaCosta, Boaventura
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2010-05-31
  • Total pages : 484
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : "The intent of this book is to assist researchers, practitioners, and the users of assistive technology to augment the accessibility of assistive technology by implementing human cognition into its design and practice"--Provided by publisher....

Clinical Technologies Concepts Methodologies Tools and Applications

Clinical Technologies  Concepts  Methodologies  Tools and Applications
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2011-05-31
  • Total pages : 2366
  • ISBN : 1586037919
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Summary : "This multi-volume book delves into the many applications of information technology ranging from digitizing patient records to high-performance computing, to medical imaging and diagnostic technologies, and much more"--...