Transgenerational Design

Transgenerational Design

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Transgenerational Design sensitizes readers to the realities of aging by exploring changes in abilities that occur throughout one's lifetime. It explains how to make intelligent decisions during the design, production, marketing, promotion, and selection of consumer products used by an aging population with a wide range of abilities. Readers will gain the specialized knowledge they need to understand common functional limitations including sensory changes, balance and falling, dysmobility, memory and confusion, and how they inhibit independence; develop products that support and extend independence by accommodating human limitations in vision, hearing, touch, dexterity, and mobility; and create product qmicroenvironmentsq that enhance the overall quality of life for people of all ages and abilities.Digital Finger Blood Pressure Monitor Omron Healthcare, Inc., Vernon Hills, IL Not available a–r Description The Omron HEM-815F is an electric ... The user holds the unit in the palm of the left hand and inserts the left index finger into the finger cuff. ... a–rManual Handling The natural positions of the index finger and a grasping hand dictate the producta#39;s clean form with simple directness, making the unitanbsp;...

Title:Transgenerational Design
Author:James Joseph Pirkl
Publisher:Van Nostrand Reinhold Company - 1994


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