ERIC Number: ED349749
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Choice for All: Proceedings of the International Conference of the Association for the Advancement of Rehabilitation Technology = Choix pour tous: Conference internationale pour le developpement de la technologie en readaptation (3rd, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, June 25-30, 1988). ICAART Volume III.
RESNA: Association for the Advancement of Rehabilitation Technology, Washington, DC.
These proceedings were composed of 290 papers, submitted by 700 authors from 15 countries, in the field of rehabilitation engineering and technology. Of the 290 papers, 13 are written in French. Papers are generally two to four pages in length, and are organized within the following areas of rehabilitation technology: service delivery practice (15 papers), personal transportation (3 papers), augmentative and alternative communication (20 papers), prosthetics and orthotics (14 papers), quantitative assessment (30 papers), public policy (4 papers), technology transfer (8 papers), sensory aids (18 papers), wheeled mobility and seating (38 papers), electrical stimulation (23 papers), computer applications (33 papers), rural rehabilitation (5 papers), robotics (11 papers), biomechanics (9 papers), information networking (12 papers), and gerontology (4 papers). Additional papers are presented in the theme areas of education (7 papers), daily living (7 papers), recreation (3 papers), work (9 papers), aging (15 papers), and ethics (2 papers). (JDD)
Descriptors: Aging (Individuals), Assistive Devices (for Disabled), Communication Aids (for Disabled), Computer Oriented Programs, Delivery Systems, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Methods, Foreign Countries, Mobility Aids, Physical Disabilities, Rehabilitation, Sensory Aids, Technological Advancement
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: RESNA: Association for the Advancement of Rehabilitation Technology, Washington, DC.