TITLE

Accessing Independence

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
PN;May2008, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Shepherd Center's Assistive Technology Center in Atlanta, Georgia. The two prerequisites for the technology interface developed by the center are customization and creativity. Shepherd Center manager John Anschutz developed a unique fiber-optic interface that controls amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patient's computer which he uses for e-mail, Web access and speech synthesizer. Other innovative devices developed by Anschutz and his team are described.
ACCESSION #
31662766

 

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