You are here: Home / Tags / Assistive Technology / Journal Articles

Tags: Assistive Technology

Resources (1-20 of 28)

  1. AbleData: a resource of assistive technology information

    Contributor(s):: Fitzpatrick, R. B.

  2. Accessibility of Assistive Technologies as a Factor in the Successful Realization of the Labor Potential of Persons with Disabilities: Russia’s Experience

    Contributor(s):: Aleksandrova, Olga, Nenakhova, Yulia

  3. Assistance dogs

    Contributor(s):: Winkle, M., Zimmerman, B.

  4. Assistance dogs in occupational therapy practice: A survey of Australian occupational therapists' experiences and recommendations

    Contributor(s):: Chan, K. W., Young, J., Williams, L. J., Nottle, C.

  5. Assistive Device Use among Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Profile of Canadians Using Hearing, Vision, and Mobility Devices in the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging

    Contributor(s):: Ishigami, Yoko, Jutai, Jeffrey, Kirkland, Susan

    There is increasing recognition that using assistive devices can support healthy aging. Minimizing discomfort and loss of function and increasing independence can have a substantial impact physically, psychologically, and financially on persons with functional impairments and resulting activity...

  6. Assistive Technology and Dolphin Therapy: A Wonderful Combination

    Contributor(s):: Smith, Eli, Thomasson, Gretchen

  7. Australian occupational therapists' knowledge of the purpose, scope, and funding of assistance dogs

    Contributor(s):: Iong, K. K., Bould, E., Lalor, A., Callaway, L.

  8. Beyond the Benefits of Assistance Dogs: Exploring Challenges Experienced by First-Time Handlers

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Gravrok, J., Bendrups, D., Howell, T., Bennett, P.

  9. Care robots for the supermarket shelf: a product gap in assistive technologies

    | Contributor(s):: Blackman, T. I. M.

  10. Dogs in practice: beyond pet therapy

    | Contributor(s):: Winkle, M.

  11. Effective Multidisciplinary Search Strategies for Assistance Animals: A Librarian's Perspective

    | Contributor(s):: Fausak, E. D.

  12. Effects of a trained mobility assistance dog on upper extremity muscular effort during wheelchair propulsion on tiled and carpeted floors in individuals with a spinal cord injury

    | Contributor(s):: Martin-Lemoyne, V., Vincent, C., Boutros, G. E. H., Routhier, F., Gagnon, D. H.

  13. Expounding the rehabilitation service for acquired visual impairment contingent on assistive technology acceptance

    | Contributor(s):: Kan, C. R., Wang, C. Y.

    Purpose: Globally, approximately 285 million people have visual impairments, with over 39 million people having full blindness. Beginning in the late nineteenth century, assistive devices such as service dogs, braille reading devices, and white canes have aided those with visual impairments. From...

  14. Global innovations to enhance the lives of older people

  15. Granny and the robots: ethical issues in robot care for the elderly

    | Contributor(s):: Sharkey, A., Sharkey, N.

  16. Impacts of Mobility Dogs on Kinematics during Ambulation: A Quantitative Study

    Full-text: Available

    | Contributor(s):: Altman, K., Glumm, S., Stainton, K., Herlache-Pretzer, E., Webster, S., Winkle, M. Y.

    While prior research has explored various physiological consequences associated with assistive device use for ambulation, limited research has specifically explored the impact of mobility dog partnership on human kinematics. This descriptive study examined the impact of mobility dog partnership...

  17. Musings of Someone in the Disability Support Services Field for Almost 40 Years

    | Contributor(s):: Goodin, Sam

  18. New and noteworthy

    | Contributor(s):: Morgan, S.

  19. Pain, fatigue, function and participation among long-term manual wheelchair users partnered with a mobility service dog

    | Contributor(s):: Vincent, C., Gagnon, D. H., Dumont, F.

  20. Pain, fatigue, function and participation among long-term manual wheelchair users partnered with a mobility service dog

    | Contributor(s):: Vincent, C., Gagnon, D. H., Dumont, F.