DESIGN solutions. Technology Fosters Independence

June 2011
PN;Jun2011, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p64
Trade Publication
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).


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