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Barrier free housing - reality and practicality

Author: Baker, B, Baker, R
Type: Book
Year: 1982


This publication discusses the issue of independent living and the barriers that exist to this in the homes for persons with disabilities. It points to the important role of the occupational therapist from the outset to identify and implement interventions and home modifications and lists a bibliography of books and articles on the subject.

Further Details

Publisher: AOTA USA
Accession Number: 13.11.02
Research Notes: Electronic copy added 27/08/2013 Hard copy discarded 27/08/2013
Keywords: mobility, design, modification
Reads: 226