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Everything you should know about assistive technology and the aging worker but were afraid to ask.

OT Practice

Author: Jacobs, K., Berner, K., Degroat, E., Eisenstein, M., Gubermqn, C., Hasseltine, K., Hladky, C., Joseph, K.A., Josephson, R., Lockhart, R., Mccloy, A., Nemet, C., Patterson, E., Trieu, L.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 2003


Many assistive technology options exist but it is not always easy to convince clients to accept and use them. By understanding clients' fears, concerns and needs, occupational therapists can more effectively introduce appropriate technology.

Further Details

Pages: 12-17
Issue: May 5
Accession Number: December, 2010
Keywords: North America, assistive device, older
Reads: 265