TITLE

DESIGN solutions. Technology Fosters Independence

AUTHOR(S)
GOELLER, MARK
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
PN;Jun2011, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the added functions of environmental control units (ECU) to help people with high-level spinal-cord injury or disorder (SCI/D) attain added mobility and control. It says that technological advances in ECUs allow people with limited mobility to connect with and control several electronic devices including DVD players, televisions, and telephones. Furthermore, veterans with SCI/D can obtain specialized ECUs through the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA).
ACCESSION #
60511727

 

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