Sökning: "Care and help to handicapped"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 21 avhandlingar innehållade orden Care and help to handicapped.

  1. 1. FACE Disabled People, Technology and Internet

    Författare :Peter Anderberg; Certec - Rehabiliteringsteknik och Design; []
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Design; FACE; Independent Living; Disability Studies; Social Model; Internet; Functioning; Rehabilitation Engineering; Care and help to handicapped; Handikappade; vård och rehabilitering; SoTL;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is based on the Internet experiences of people with significant mobility/physical impairments who are proficient and experienced computer users in their computer world but have limitations in mobility that severely restrict their functioning in the physical world. The Internet functioning of this group is analysed by means of the factors attitude, control and enabling, with the main focus on what is achievable when all access problems such as unadapted interfaces, beginners? difficulties and the digital divide are overcome. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Non-Visual Haptic Interaction Design - Guidelines and Applications

    Författare :Calle Sjöström; Certec - Rehabiliteringsteknik och Design; []
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Design Guidelines; Computer access; Care and help to handicapped; vård och rehabilitering; Handikappade; Blind People; Haptics; Human-Computer Interaction;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation has three cornerstones: * Haptics * Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) * Blind Users Haptics deals with controlling human movements and getting feedback through the sense of touch. A haptic interface transmits forces to a person’s hand or fingers in a way that mimics the sensation of touching real objects. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Wheelchair Passengers and Local Public Transport Vehicles: Perceptions of Safety and Comfort

    Författare :Anders Wretstrand; Trafik och väg; []
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Road transport technology; Public transport; Bus; STS; Perception; Comfort; Wheelchair users; Safety; Vägtransportteknik; Care and help to handicapped; Handikappade; vård och rehabilitering;

    Sammanfattning : Eliciting wheelchair-seated passengers’ perspective of safety and comfort is both useful and mandatory, particularly for researchers, clinicians, transit authorities, and for operators during purchase and use of vehicle technologies in existing and planned future transport systems. Therefore, the overarching objective of this thesis was to delineate the question of safety and comfort as perceived by wheelchair-seated passengers using public transport road vehicles. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Att göra för att förstå - konstruktion för rehabilitering

    Författare :Björn Breidegard; Certec - Rehabiliteringsteknik och Design; []
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Design methodology; Finger tracking; Engineering knowledge; Minimeter; Rehabilitation engineering; Tactile pictures; Top-down design; Care and help to handicapped; Handikappade; vård och rehabilitering; Braille; Brain injury; Brain damage; Communication tool;

    Sammanfattning : Based on the results of two rehabilitation engineering design projects, this thesis aims to present and analyze: ? What is required for genuine engineering knowledge and expertise to come into its own in rehabilitation engineering when the entire effort starts and ends with the person for whom it is intended. ? How the work of an engineer not only can improve the conditions for the actual doing, but can also contribute to the understanding of situations and people, their capabilities, desires and needs. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Ledningsfunktion i omvandling - Om förändringar av yrkesrollen för första linjens chefer inom den kommunala äldre- och handikappomsorgen

    Författare :Maria Wolmesjö; Socialhögskolan; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociala förändringar; theory of social work; Social changes; Samhällsvetenskaper; Social sciences; discourse; social work; decentralisation; self-managed work team; New Public Management; organisational reform; care of persons with disabilities; leadership; care of the elderly; management; care manager; teorier om socialt arbete; Social problems and welfare; national insurance; Sociala problem; social välfärd; socialförsäkring; Care and help to handicapped; Handikappade; vård och rehabilitering;

    Sammanfattning : During the 1990s many of the local authorities have been forced to reduce expenditure on the care of the elderly and people with disabilities, and many organisational changes have been carried out. New problems and their solutions are often related to leadership and management. LÄS MER