Boger J, Quraishi M, Turcotte N, Dunal L. Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol. 2013 Apr 22. [Epub ahead of print] Source Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto , Toronto , Canada . Abstract Abstract Purpose: Assistive technologies (ATs) have tremendous potential to support occupations (i.e. meaningful daily activities) impacted by changes… Read More »»
The identification of assistive technologies being used to support the daily occupations of community-dwelling older adults with dementia: a cross-sectional pilot study.
Assistive Devices in Context: Cross-Sectional Association Between Challenges in the Home Environment and Use of Assistive Devices for Mobility.
Seplaki CL, Agree EM, Weiss CO, Szanton SL, Bandeen-Roche K, Fried LP. Gerontologist. 2013 Apr 24. [Epub ahead of print] Source:*Address correspondence to Christopher L. Seplaki, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 265 Crittenden Blvd, CU 420644, Rochester, NY 14642, E-mail: Christopher_Seplaki@urmc.rochester.edu. Abstract PURPOSE: A primary goal for… Read More »»
Pediatric physical therapists’ perceptions of their training in assistive technology. Long TM, Perry DF. Division of Physical Therapy, Center for Child and Human Development, Georgetown University, Box 571485, 3300 Whitehaven St NW, Suite 3300, Washington, DC 20057-1485, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org Phys Ther. 2008 May;88(5):629-39. Epub 2008 Mar 6. BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Availability of assistive technology (AT) and federal legislation promoting… Read More »»
Assistive technology curriculum structure and content in professional preparation service provider training programs. Brady R, Long TM, Richards J, Vallin T. Department of Pediatrics, Center for Child and Human Development, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057-1485, USA. email@example.com J Allied Health. 2007 Winter;36(4):183-92. Assistive technology (AT) and AT services enable children and youth with disabilities and… Read More »»
Clinical report: use of the Canadian Occupational Performance Measure in vision technology. Petty LS, McArthur L, Treviranus J. Adaptive Technology Resource Centre, University of Toronto, ON. firstname.lastname@example.org Can J Occup Ther. 2005 Dec;72(5):309-12. BACKGROUND: The Canadian Occupational Performance Measure (COPM) has gained wide acceptance in general occupational therapy research and practice, however, the use of… Read More »»
Computer-related assistive technology: satisfaction and experiences among users with disabilities. Burton M, Nieuwenhuijsen ER, Epstein MJ. Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan Hospitals and Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48108-5744, USA. Assist Technol. 2008 Summer;20(2):99-106; quiz 84-5. Many people with disabilities use assistive technology devices (ATDs) for computer access. The specific focus of this exploratory study… Read More »»
Accessible microscopy workstation for students and scientists with mobility impairments. Duerstock BS. Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Center for Paralysis Research, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA. Assist Technol. 2006 Spring;18(1):34-45. An integrated accessible microscopy workstation was designed and developed to allow persons with mobility impairments to control all aspects of light microscopy with minimal… Read More »»
An intelligent emergency response system: preliminary development and testing of automated fall detection. Lee T, Mihailidis A. Intelligent Assistive Technology and Systems Laboratory, Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Canada. J Telemed Telecare. 2005;11(4):194-8. We have designed an intelligent emergency response system to detect falls in the home. It uses image-based sensors. A pilot… Read More »»
Assistive technology in medicaid home- and community-based waiver programs. Kitchener M, Ng T, Lee HY, Harrington C. Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA. Gerontologist. 2008 Apr;48(2):181-9. PURPOSE: As consensus emerges concerning the need to extend publicly funded home- and community-based… Read More »»
Assistive technology and employment: experiences of Californians with disabilities. Yeager P, Kaye HS, Reed M, Doe TM. California Foundation for Independent Living Centers, Sacramento, CA, USA. email@example.com Work. 2006;27(4):333-44. For people with disabilities, work remains the best route to independence and enacting one’s own choices. Assistive technology (AT) is often crucial in removing barriers to employment, and in enabling workers with… Read More »»