Nuno M. Garcia,Joel Jose P.C. Rodrigues's Ambient Assisted Living (Rehabilitation Science in Practice PDF


By Nuno M. Garcia,Joel Jose P.C. Rodrigues

ISBN-10: 1138747742

ISBN-13: 9781138747746

ISBN-10: 1439869847

ISBN-13: 9781439869840

Addresses an rising Shift in constructing Countries

The authors and participants of Ambient Assisted residing have well-known that the demographic profile is altering in lots of constructing nations and feature factored in an inversion of the demographic pyramid. The know-how of ambient assisted residing (AAL), helps the aged and disabled of their day-by-day exercises to permit for secure and self sustaining dwelling for so long as attainable. devoted to ambient intelligence—electronic environments which are delicate and conscious of the presence of people—Ambient Assisted residing highlights the applied sciences that middle at the wishes of those distinctive curiosity teams, comparable to the aged or individuals with disabilities.

Beneficial to scholars, practitioners, and clients of ambient assisted dwelling (AAL), this article compiles scattered info at the topic, outlines an important and demanding paintings in comparable literature, and covers the newest and software program for ergonomic layout concerning AAL. From inception to implementation, the textual content assesses what has been produced and researched thus far and appears for developments and clues for the long run. It reports literature on AAL released when you consider that 2007 and describes the most beneficial properties and components of goods or structures that interlink and enhance new or present applied sciences and platforms.

This textual content:

  • Provides wide assurance of the purposes, software program, and data administration for AAL

  • Contains an summary of the suggestions concerning AAL

  • Includes a finished evaluation of the state-of-the-art on pervasive and cellular future health (m-health) applications

  • Describes a collection of tasks and paintings with clinical relevance in AAL

  • Introduces a framework excited about the tracking and counsel of aged people residing alone

  • Discusses a potential examine on technological platforms for individuals with cognitive disabilities

Ambient Assisted Living highlights applied sciences that adapt to the person instead of the person adapting to the expertise. this article proposes applied sciences which may allow assisted folks to dwell independently for longer and decrease the necessity for long term care.

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