Assistive Technology for the Elderly

Written By Nagender Kumar Suryadevara
Assistive Technology for the Elderly
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 11 March 2020
  • ISBN : 0128185473
  • Pages : 370 pages
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Download or read book entitled Assistive Technology for the Elderly by author: Nagender Kumar Suryadevara which was release on 11 March 2020 and published by Academic Press with total page 370 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Assistive Technology for the Elderly addresses the intricacies involved in the design and development of assisted technologies for the elderly, covering smart systems such as magnifying book contents, speaking electronic devices, alarms for doors and windows, smart alert bands, panic buttons, medication dispensers and reminders, Wander Gard, physiological parameters monitoring systems and smart home monitoring systems. This book is aimed at those who are responsible for designing assistive technology intended to be used by the elderly. It lays out the technology that is already available and covers user needs and state-of-the-art technologies and methodologies. Focuses on practical devices and technology for engineers Offers deep coverage of sensor based assistive technologies that are elderly for people with dementia, physical disabilities and people living alone Covers assistive technology ecosystems and offers case studies for practical application

Assistive Technology for the Elderly

Assistive Technology for the Elderly
  • Author : Nagender Kumar Suryadevara,Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-03-11
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : Assistive Technology for the Elderly addresses the intricacies involved in the design and development of assisted technologies for the elderly, covering smart systems such as magnifying book contents, speaking electronic devices, alarms for doors and windows, smart alert bands, panic buttons, medication dispensers and reminders, Wander Gard, physiological parameters monitoring ...

Assistive Technologies for Independent Aging

Assistive Technologies for Independent Aging
  • Author : United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging,United Tates
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 211
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : Read online Assistive Technologies for Independent Aging written by United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging,United Tates, published by which was released on 2004. Download full Assistive Technologies for Independent Aging Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology
  • Author : Ger M. Craddock
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 1103
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : This publication covers different themes in the field of assistive technology. The theme New technologies will explore the significant advances in technology research & development and how these can be harnessed to benefit people with disabilities. This will include evolving technologies, affording interesting insights into the future. The theme User Centred ...

Transparent Technology Assistive Technology for the Elderly

Transparent Technology    Assistive Technology for the Elderly
  • Author : Michael O'Donnell,Saheed Salami
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 156
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : Read online Transparent Technology Assistive Technology for the Elderly written by Michael O'Donnell,Saheed Salami, published by which was released on 2007. Download full Transparent Technology Assistive Technology for the Elderly Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Design of Assistive Technology for Ageing Populations

Design of Assistive Technology for Ageing Populations
  • Author : Andree Woodcock,Louise Moody,Deana McDonagh,Ajita Jain,Lakhmi C. Jain
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-20
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : This book focuses on various aspects of research on ageing, including in relation to assistive technology; dignity of aging; how technology can support a greater understanding of the experience of physically aging and cognitive changes; mobility issues associated with the elderly; and emerging technologies. The 80+ age group represents an expanding ...

Internet of Things and Smart Environments

Internet of Things and Smart Environments
  • Author : Seyed Shahrestani
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-07-19
  • Total pages : 135
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : This book is focused on the Internet of Things (IoT) services and smart environments that can be of assistance to the elderly and individuals living with dementia or some sensory impairment. The book outlines the requirements of the systems that aim to furnish some digital sensory or cognitive assistance to ...

Communication Technologies for the Elderly

Communication Technologies for the Elderly
  • Author : Rosemary Lubinski,D. Jeffery Higginbotham
  • Publisher : Singular
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 369
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : As the population ages-the elderly presently comprise 13% of the U.S. population, a number which is expected to grow to 22% in the next 50 years-so does the need for technology to make up for the degeneration and loss of the faculties of hearing, speech, and vision. Fortunately, there have been great ...

Assistive Technology for the Frail Elderly

Assistive Technology for the Frail Elderly
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Aging between Participation and Simulation

Aging between Participation and Simulation
  • Author : Joschka Haltaufderheide,Johanna Hovemann,Jochen Vollmann
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2020-04-06
  • Total pages : 258
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : With increasing urgency, decisions about the digitalized future of healthcare and implementations of new assistive technologies are becoming focal points of societal and scientific debates and addresses large audiences. Decisions require a careful weighing of risks and benefits and contextualizing in-depth ethical analysis with robust empirical data. However, up to ...

Harnessing the Power of Technology to Improve Lives

Harnessing the Power of Technology to Improve Lives
  • Author : P. Cudd,L. de Witte
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-05
  • Total pages : 1156
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : The lives of people with disabilities are complex and various, and there are many situations where technology – particularly assistive technology – already makes a real difference. It is clear that smart phone and tablet computer based solutions continue to enhance the independence of many users, but it is also important that ...

Assistive Technologies for the Interaction of the Elderly

Assistive Technologies for the Interaction of the Elderly
  • Author : Eckehard Fozzy Moritz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014-04-30
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Recent Advances in Intelligent Assistive Technologies Paradigms and Applications

Recent Advances in Intelligent Assistive Technologies  Paradigms and Applications
  • Author : Hariton Costin,Björn Schuller,Adina Magda Florea
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-07
  • Total pages : 204
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : This book illustrates the rapid pace of development in intelligent assistive technology in recent years, and highlights some salient examples of using modern IT&C technologies to provide devices, systems and application software for persons with certain motor or cognitive disabilities. The book proposes both theoretical and practical approaches to ...

Assistive Technology on the Threshold of the New Millennium

Assistive Technology on the Threshold of the New Millennium
  • Author : Christian Bühler,Harry Knops
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : The field of assistive technology is influenced by the ongoing and rapid development of mainstream technologies on the one hand and continuing changes to social systems in relation to societal events - such as the ageing of the population - on the other. The articles in this book provide a ...

Gerontechnology

Gerontechnology
  • Author : Dr. Sunkyo Kwon, PhD
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2016-08-28
  • Total pages : 570
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : Two mega-trends of modern culture, the rapid aging of the population and the inexorable advances in technology, have fueled the development of gerontechnology--the use oftechnology to sustain individual autonomy to an advanced age. This expansive bookencompasses state-of-the-art research in gerontechnology and promising new technologies,products, and services that can improve ...

Technology and Aging

Technology and Aging
  • Author : Alex Mihailidis
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • Total pages : 252
  • ISBN : 0128185473
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Summary : This publication presents articles on Aging-in-Place, Assistive Technology, Monitoring and Telehealth, Transportation and Mobility, and Design. The section on assistive technology (AT) represents arguably the most mature and generic aspect of technology and aging; except that AT can hardly be regarded really as a specific discipline any longer. Assistive devices ...