ERIC Number: ED047478
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1967
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Equipment for the Disabled. Volumes 1 - 4.
Wilshere, E. Rosamond, Comp.
Four volumes of equipment for the disabled which can simplify their lives and those who live with them are presented. The authors have not included surgical, medical, therapeutic, corrective or gymnastic equipment in the publication. Voume one includes house adaptations and planning, beds and bed accessories, chairs, and wheelchairs and accessories; volume two deals with hoists and lifting equipment, tables and overbed frames, communication, devices for upper limb disorders, and eating and drinking; volume three covers personal toilet, clothes and dressing, and household needs; and volume four encompasses the kitchen, disabled mother and child, hobbies and games, walking aids, and transportation. Details of prices and suppliers where applicable are provided. (CD)
Descriptors: Architectural Programing, Architecture, Equipment, Equipment Utilization, Homemaking Skills, Physical Disabilities
Rehabilitation International, 219 East 44th Street, New York, New York 10017 ($20.00)
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Authoring Institution: National Fund for Research into Poliomyelitis and Other Crippling Diseases, London (England).