ERIC Number: EJ301409
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Physically Handicapped Blind People: Adaptive Mobility Techniques.
Coleman, Cathy L.; Weinstock, Robin F.
Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, v78 n3 p113-17 Mar 1984
The article describes adaptive techniques used to evaluate and teach mobility to the physically handicapped blind individual, with emphasis on users of wheelchairs and walkers. The use of electronic travel aids is discussed, and a system is designed by the authors to mount the Mowat Sensor to a walker is described. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A