What is Assistive technology ?

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Assistive technology is technology used by individuals with disabilities in order to perform functions that might otherwise be difficult or impossible. Assistive technology can include mobility devices such as walkers and wheelchairs, adjustable beds, as well as hardware, software, and peripherals that assist people with disabilities.

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What is Assistive technology ?

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  2. 2. Assistive technology is technology used by individuals with disabilities in order to perform functions that might otherwise be difficult or impossible. http://www.brainline.org/images/uploads/orig/2009/0099.jpg www.AdjustableBed.TV
  3. 3. Assistive technology can include mobility devices such as walkers and wheelchairs, adjustable beds, as well a hardware, software, & peripherals that assist people 3with disabilities. https://www.storesonlinepro.com/files/2543502/uploaded/Tennis man wheelchair.jpg www.AdjustableBed.TV
  4. 4. http://adjustablebed.tv/blog/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/assistive-bed.jpg Assistive technology in healthcare and adaptive equipment companies can prove to be boon for elderly or disabled patients. www.AdjustableBed.TV
  5. 5. Ultimate solutions providers ranging from disabled bathroom products to computer products for the physically challenged to eating products for he disabled. http://www.methodistonline.org/news/files/Assistive_technology_1.jpg www.AdjustableBed.TV
  6. 6. In the range of home healthcare technology there are adjustable beds which helps pave the way to normal living for those who need a hand with day-to-day activities like getting up from bed, changing position of bed and staying on bed for most of the day. http://adjustablebed.tv/blog/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/assitive-beds1.jpg www.AdjustableBed.TV
  7. 7. http://i.ehow.com/images/GlobalPhoto/Articles/524 4810/300241-main_Full.jp Long Term healthcare is incomplete without Assisted technology and one of the most important pieces of equipment for home care is the adjustable bed. www.AdjustableBed.TV
  8. 8. This wonderful technology is equipped with many different settings. There are adjustable beds in hospitals, nursing homes and elderly homes too. http://www.hospitalbeds.org.uk/hospital-beds.jpg www.AdjustableBed.TV
  9. 9. http://www.ecu.edu/cs-dhs/ot/images/Assistiveheader2.jpg Advantages of assistive Adjustable beds are: 1. They provide more comfort. 2. Better mobility for getting in and out of the bed. 3. Multiple positions for handling different medical conditions. www.AdjustableBed.TV
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