The greatest advantage of modern technology is its ability to improve the lives of all. In particular, new technologies have the potential to greatly mitigate cognitive, motor, and social impairments stemming from genetic or environmental factors. Recent Advances in Assistive Technologies to Support Children with Developmental Disorders raises awareness of disabled children and what can be done to help them grow and develop alongside their peers. Bringing together personal experiences with academic investigation, this book is an essential reference for doctors, pediatricians, pre- and primary school educators, and scientists working to enhance the impact assistive technologies have on the youngest members of society.Researchers tested the hypothesis that manual transmission, compared to automatic transmission, is associated with better attention and performance on a driving simulator among ten adolescent drivers with ADHD (Cox et al., 2006). Findingsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Recent Advances in Assistive Technologies to Support Children with Developmental Disorders|
|Author||:||Silton, Nava R.|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2015-05-31|