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The Resource Quality of life technology handbook, edited by Richard Schulz

Quality of life technology handbook, edited by Richard Schulz

Label
Quality of life technology handbook
Title
Quality of life technology handbook
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard Schulz
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collaboration between leading scientists, practitioners, and researchers at Carnegie-Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh, this book is a comprehensive resource describing Quality of Life technologies and their development, evaluation, adoption, and commercialization. It takes an interdisciplinary team approach to the process of technology development for disabled and older persons and discusses the state of the art and future directions of technologies. This work provides direction on how to identify user needs and preferences, engage end-users in the design and development pr
Member of
Dewey number
617/.033
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schulz, Richard
Series statement
Rehabilitation science in practice
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-help devices for people with disabilities
  • Computerized self-help devices for people with disabilities
  • Assistive computer technology
  • Self-help devices for older people
  • Quality of life
  • Older people with disabilities
  • People with disabilities
Label
Quality of life technology handbook, edited by Richard Schulz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Who can benefit from quality of life technology? / Richard Schulz, Scott R. Beach -- Facilitators and barriers to technology uptake : individual end-user perspectives / Richard Schulz -- Facilitators and barriers to technology uptake : organizational and societal perspectives / Katherine D. Seelman -- Assessing needs, preferences, and attitudes using survey methods / Scott R. Beach -- Design and development process / Judith T. Matthews, Karen L. Courtney, Annette DeVito Dabbs -- Universal design for quality of life technologies (QoLTs) / Edward Steinfeld, Roger O. Smith -- Fostering teamwork and community partnerships / Judith T. Matthews, Karen L. Courtney -- Evaluating quality of life technologies / Annette Devito Dabbs, Scott R. Beach, Karen L. Courtney, and Judith T. Matthews-- Vision based sensing approaches to QoLT / Martial Hebert -- HERB : a personal assistive mobile manipulator in the home / Siddhartha Srinivasa -- Architecture and applications of virtual coaches / Daniel P. Siewiorek, Asim Smailagic -- Non-wearable in-home sensing for early detection of health changes / Marjorie Skubic, Marilyn J. Rantz, Steve J. Miller, Rainer Dane Guevara, Richelle J. Koopman, Gregory L. Alexander, and Lorraine J. Phillips -- Quality of life technologies in supporting family caregivers / Sara J. Czaja, Chin Chin Lee, Richard Schulz -- Developing future generations of QoLT researchers through education, outreach, and diversity initiatives / Mary Goldberg, Maria Milleville, Dan Ding, Reid Simmons, Shelly Brown, and Diane Collins -- Innovation, commercialization and start-ups / James F. Jordan
Control code
ocn813318778
Extent
1 online resource (329 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466505353
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)813318778
Label
Quality of life technology handbook, edited by Richard Schulz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Who can benefit from quality of life technology? / Richard Schulz, Scott R. Beach -- Facilitators and barriers to technology uptake : individual end-user perspectives / Richard Schulz -- Facilitators and barriers to technology uptake : organizational and societal perspectives / Katherine D. Seelman -- Assessing needs, preferences, and attitudes using survey methods / Scott R. Beach -- Design and development process / Judith T. Matthews, Karen L. Courtney, Annette DeVito Dabbs -- Universal design for quality of life technologies (QoLTs) / Edward Steinfeld, Roger O. Smith -- Fostering teamwork and community partnerships / Judith T. Matthews, Karen L. Courtney -- Evaluating quality of life technologies / Annette Devito Dabbs, Scott R. Beach, Karen L. Courtney, and Judith T. Matthews-- Vision based sensing approaches to QoLT / Martial Hebert -- HERB : a personal assistive mobile manipulator in the home / Siddhartha Srinivasa -- Architecture and applications of virtual coaches / Daniel P. Siewiorek, Asim Smailagic -- Non-wearable in-home sensing for early detection of health changes / Marjorie Skubic, Marilyn J. Rantz, Steve J. Miller, Rainer Dane Guevara, Richelle J. Koopman, Gregory L. Alexander, and Lorraine J. Phillips -- Quality of life technologies in supporting family caregivers / Sara J. Czaja, Chin Chin Lee, Richard Schulz -- Developing future generations of QoLT researchers through education, outreach, and diversity initiatives / Mary Goldberg, Maria Milleville, Dan Ding, Reid Simmons, Shelly Brown, and Diane Collins -- Innovation, commercialization and start-ups / James F. Jordan
Control code
ocn813318778
Extent
1 online resource (329 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466505353
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)813318778

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