ERIC Number: ED385997
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Technology for the Nineties. RESNA '91: Proceedings of the Annual Conference (14th, Kansas City, Missouri, June 21-26, 1991).
Presperin, Jessica J., Ed.
This proceedings document contains approximately 150 papers and 50 poster sessions presented at a conference on the advancement of rehabilitation and assistive technology. Individual sessions focused on the following topics: gerontology, robotics, technology transfer, sensory aids, computer applications, information dissemination, service delivery models, language processing, quantitative assessment, mobility and seating, rural settings, design issues, special education, clinical issues, functional electrical stimulation, job accommodations, and speech technology. Poster sessions dealt with mobility and seating, augmentative and alternative communication and functional electrical stimulation, service delivery, and technology transfer. Additionally, the five winning papers of the Easter Seal student design competition are included. Proceedings papers typically include an abstract, text, illustrations or graphs, address of the principal investigator, and references. (DB)
Descriptors: Accessibility (for Disabled), Assistive Devices (for Disabled), Clinical Diagnosis, Communication Aids (for Disabled), Computer Oriented Programs, Delivery Systems, Disabilities, Electronic Equipment, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Methods, Gerontology, Information Dissemination, Input Output Devices, Language Processing, Medical Services, Mobility Aids, Physical Disabilities, Physical Mobility, Rehabilitation, Robotics, Rural Areas, Sensory Aids, Special Education, Technological Advancement, Technology Transfer
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: RESNA: Association for the Advancement of Rehabilitation Technology, Washington, DC.