Disability Etiquette Easter Seals Inc. Format Webpage Common courtesies and general disability etiquette are discussed, as well as suggestions regarding conversation with people with specific disabilities such as mobility, hearing, and visual disabilities and people who have difficulty speaking. Contact URL http://www.easterseals.com/site/PageServer?pagename=ntl_etiquette … Read More »»
Computer and internet use by persons after traumatic spinal cord injury. Goodman N, Jette AM, Houlihan B, Williams S. Department of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2008 Aug;89(8):1492-8. OBJECTIVE: To determine whether computer and internet use by persons post spinal cord injury (SCI) is sufficiently prevalent and… Read More »»
Automatic speech recognition and training for severely dysarthric users of assistive technology: the STARDUST project. Parker M, Cunningham S, Enderby P, Hawley M, Green P. Sheffield Speech and Language Therapy Agency, Sheffield, UK. Clin Linguist Phon. 2006 Apr-May;20(2-3):149-56. The STARDUST project developed robust computer speech recognizers for use by eight people with severe dysarthria and… Read More »»
Satisfaction with communicative participation as defined by adults with multiple sclerosis: a qualitative study.
PURPOSE: This study examined satisfaction with communicative participation as reported by adults with multiple sclerosis (MS). METHOD: Eight community-dwelling adults with MS participated in semi-structured interviews. They were asked to discuss their satisfaction with their communication in a variety of situations. Interviews were analyzed using a constant comparative method of qualitative description. RESULTS: Themes derived… Read More »»