The Resource Paediatric rehabilitation engineering : from disability to possibility, edited by Tom Chau, Jillian Fairley

Paediatric rehabilitation engineering : from disability to possibility, edited by Tom Chau, Jillian Fairley

Label
Paediatric rehabilitation engineering : from disability to possibility
Title
Paediatric rehabilitation engineering
Title remainder
from disability to possibility
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tom Chau, Jillian Fairley
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Innovations in paediatric rehabilitation engineering can serve as a springboard to education, psychosocial, social, physical and cognitive development for children and youth with disabilities. Instead of providing an overview of rehabilitation engineering, Paediatric Rehabilitation Engineering focuses on the uniqueness of the paediatric subspecialty via an international sampling of methods and techniques currently in use or in development. The book is divided into three complementary components. The first group of chapters is broadly concerned with connecting individuals to their environment a
Member of
Cataloging source
FlBoTFG
Dewey number
618.92000284
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ138
LC item number
.P26 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Rehabilitation science in practice series
Label
Paediatric rehabilitation engineering : from disability to possibility, edited by Tom Chau, Jillian Fairley
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Written by international experts, this book provides an up-to-date synopsis of advances in pediatric rehabilitation engineering research. Offering a single comprehensive resource on the latest research findings, each chapter presents a different area of technology or the developments of particular clinical relevance to pediatric rehabilitation. The material within each chapter also includes a conceptual description of the technology or underlying scientific principles, followed by a synthesis of relevant literature, recent research advances, selected clinical case studies (where applicable), and perspectives for future directions"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. Introduction / Tom Chau and Jillian Fairley -- chapter 2. Microswitch-based programs for children and youth with multiple disabilities : an overview of the responses and technology adopted / Giulio E. Lancioni, Nirbhay N. Singh, Mark F. O'Reilly, Jeff Sigafoos, Doretta Oliva and Gabriella Basili -- chapter 3. Access technologies for children and youth with severe motor disabilities / Natasha Alves, Stefanie Blain, Tiago Falk, Brian Leung, Negar Memarian and Tom Chau -- chapter 4. Advances in technologies to support children with communication needs / Gail Teachman and Cynthia Tam -- chapter 5. Optimal web-based survey design in the youth population : enabling access for all / T. Claire Davies and N. Susan Stott -- chapter 6. Paediatric seating / Eric Tam -- chapter 7. Upper and lower extremity prosthetics for children and youth / Elaine Biddiss and Jan Andrysek -- chapter 8. Innovations in robotic devices for autism / Tamie Salter and Francois Michaud -- chapter 9. Virtual reality therapy in paediatric rehabilitation / Patrice L. (Tamar) Weiss, Naomi Weintraub and Yocheved Laufer
Control code
ocn880788142
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439808511
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
text file, PDF
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36999350
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880788142
  • crc1439808511

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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