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Designing Gesture-Based Applications for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

Sumita Sharma, Blessin Varkey, Krishnaveni Achary, Jaakko Hakulinen, Markku Turunen, Tomi Heimonen, Saurabh Srivastava, Nitendra Rajput
2018 ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing  
Based on studies with these applications, this article presents guidelines for designing gesture-based applications for individuals with developmental disabilities.  ...  Therefore, Designing Gesture-based Applications in India user studies with Balloons and HOPE presented in this article include a larger spectrum of individuals with development disabilities.  ...  We also thank Sanna Grönlund for developing the graphics for the Balloons and Kirana applications.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3161710 fatcat:jfnzh2mkqbcrjhrn2u2hpfmkbe

Exploring the Use of Communication Supports Inventory- Children and Youth (CSI-CY) - to Identify Barriers and Facilitators in Implementing Augmentative and Alternative Communication in India: Preliminary Evidence from Two Case Reports

Dafiah PM, Krishnendu Sreekumar, Vineetha Sara Philip
2021 Disability, CBR and Inclusive Development  
This study aimed at exploring the use of Communication Supports Inventory-Children and Youth (CSI-CY), based on the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health-Children and Youth  ...  (ICF-CY), as a potential tool for identifying barriers and facilitators in AAC implementation in the southern part of India.  ...  The authors were associated with National Institute of Speech and Hearing, Trivandrum, Kerala, at the time of the study and would like to thank the organisation for giving permission to conduct the study  ... 
doi:10.47985/dcidj.434 fatcat:nyh4tadtkvgs7ei3kihmwxef5y

Part 1: Special Thematic Sessions

2019 Technology and Disability  
It combines tools for individual user-centric annotation, customization, translation and personalization.  ...  people with other sensory disabilities).  ...  From these ten guidelines four were related to persons with disabilities.  ... 
doi:10.3233/tad-190004 fatcat:hfrwmlupvvc4hhs5eor7qnyd4i

An international qualitative study of functioning in autism spectrum disorder using the World Health Organization international classification of functioning, disability and health framework

Soheil Mahdi, Marisa Viljoen, Tamara Yee, Melissa Selb, Nidhi Singhal, Omar Almodayfer, Mats Granlund, Petrus J. de Vries, Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, Sven Bölte
2017 Autism Research  
This is the third in a series of four empirical studies designed to develop International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) Core Sets for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).  ...  A qualitative study using focus groups and semi-structured interviews were conducted with 19 stakeholder groups (N 5 90) from Canada, India, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, and Sweden.  ...  At least one independent researcher was from a study country (excluding India) in order to capture different cultural expressions that were contained in the participants' responses.  ... 
doi:10.1002/aur.1905 pmid:29226604 pmcid:PMC5900830 fatcat:xrjtmc3bvjelxmraltagksu7ey

Sexual and reproductive rights of women with disabilities: Implementing international human rights standards in Lesotho

Itumeleng Shale
2015 African Disability Rights Yearbook  
For instance, when LNFOD designed its Advocacy Action Plan, DPO's were involved from the beginning stage to ensure that issues for people with disabilities were well reflected in the program design and  ...  Dejectedly, there has been little progress made in the area of access and equity, especially for children with disabilities. 68 Even for those with some access, the infrastructure is not user friendly  ...  The right not only ensures equality of opportunity but also allows full participation and inclusion of person with disabilities in society. 76 Persons with disabilities are able to assert their individual  ... 
doi:10.17159/2413-7138/2015/v3n1a2 fatcat:bfjxnzmzgnge3pkd47oh53q76y

Disability Equality in the Classroom‐a human rights issue

Micheline Mason
1990 Gender and Education  
Children with impairments are marked out for a particular form of 'special' provision which is generally segregated, dominated by medical rather than educational criteria, and given a low priority in the  ...  Written and compiled by two disabled writers together with substantial contributions from several other disabled people -all of whom have first hand experience of the present education system -it provides  ...  Many thanks to Richard for reminding us of the dictum: 'From each according to their ability. .  ... 
doi:10.1080/0954025900020311 fatcat:3s554zhupja5dlnhykol7k6lwi

New Media and Language Learning: Opening Global Doors to Linguistic Development

2021 International journal of English learning and teaching skills  
language learning styles, and the influence of new media in aiding language learning of individuals with learning disabilities.  ...  summits, foreign policy negotiations, transnational education meets etc., and aids in the relatability of one individual with another.  ...  However, the administration of computer-assisted applications may not be enough to account for the sole source of this motivation and self-efficacy of individuals with learning disabilities.  ... 
doi:10.15864/ijelts.3407 fatcat:pmowxiveovfg3ilkeajfo6w2by

Digital Biomarkers in Living Labs for Vulnerable and Susceptible Individuals: An Integrative Literature Review

YouHyun Park, Tae-Hwa Go, Se Hwa Hong, Sung Hwa Kim, Jae Hun Han, Yeongsil Kang, Dae Ryong Kang
2022 Yonsei medical journal  
In those who were disabled, digital biomarkers that measured location-based movement for the purpose of diagnosing disabilities were widely used, and most were measured by easy-to-use devices that did  ...  of study subjects when collecting and analyzing digital biomarkers from living labs.  ...  In addition, all of these studies mentioned small sample size as a limitation. Disabled people Nine studies on individuals with disabilities were reviewed.  ... 
doi:10.3349/ymj.2022.63.s43 pmid:35040605 pmcid:PMC8790590 fatcat:td5sqrjrhne4rbfywy26moi46u

The level of mental load during a functional task is reflected in oculometrics [chapter]

Ramtin Zargari Marandi, Afshin Samani, Pascal Madeleine
2017 International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering Proceedings  
Patrizia) • Gesturing on the Handlebar: a User-Elicitation Study for On-Bike Gestural Interaction (Caon Maurizio) • My Pain Coach: a Mobile System with Tangible Interface for Pain Assessment (Caon Maurizio  ...  assessment and design intervention on Mud-Transfer Activity in brick making industry, India (Kundu Amar) • Design intervention for Brick Kiln Industry based on Ergonomic Study (Kundu Amar) • Ergonomics  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-981-10-5122-7_15 fatcat:vaq2jz2o3zgofdi4tkkn2ksfje

Clinical Applications of Yoga for the Pediatric Population: A Systematic Review

Gurjeet S. Birdee, Gloria Y. Yeh, Peter M. Wayne, Russell S. Phillips, Roger B. Davis, Paula Gardiner
2009 Academic pediatrics  
-Thirty-four controlled studies published from 1979 to 2008 were identified, with 19 RCTS and 15 NRCTs. Many studies were of low methodological quality.  ...  -The aim of this study was to evaluate the evidence for clinical applications of yoga among the pediatric population. Methods.  ...  Studies spanned a broad age range, and yoga for different age groups is difficult to compare based on varying developmental age and medical conditions.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.acap.2009.04.002 pmid:19608122 pmcid:PMC2844096 fatcat:ehmseyvaybgz3mseuvtcvt6ery

Interaction Design and Children

Juan Pablo Hourcade
2007 Foundations and Trends® in Human–Computer Interaction  
This is followed by a review of design principles obtained through experiences in developing technologies for children as well as research studies.  ...  Following is a review of design methodologies for children's technologies organized based on the roles children may play during the design process including a description of cooperative inquiry and informant  ...  It also shows that boys' problems with sharing cut across cultures as this study was conducted in India and Abnett et al.'s [2] was conducted in England. Moving away from the computer, Ovaska et al.  ... 
doi:10.1561/1100000006 fatcat:th26gmtncrdwdikbcqilv6kpae

The Past, Present, and Future of Neurorehabilitation

Susan R. Harris, Carolee J. Winstein
2017 Pediatric Physical Therapy  
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We thank participants and their families for contributing to the knowledge base for use of VR and SG with individuals who have neurological conditions.  ...  and to the many DPT and PhD students who have assisted with the studies presented from our laboratories.  ...  individuals with disabilities.  ... 
doi:10.1097/pep.0000000000000376 pmid:28654472 fatcat:psnfb33cezblxfseba2irbf4fm

Socially assistive robots' deployment in healthcare settings: a global perspective [article]

Laura Aymerich-Franch, Iliana Ferrer
2021 arXiv   pre-print
One of the major areas where social robots are finding their place in society is for healthcare-related applications.  ...  Our work provides an in-depth picture of the current state of the art of SARs' deployment in real scenarios for healthcare-related applications and contributes to understanding better the role of these  ...  For developmental disabilities, these robots are mostly deployed for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).  ... 
arXiv:2110.07404v1 fatcat:u7suo5e6zfbgbmw4ioiiuz7voa

The INTERGROWTH-21st Project Neurodevelopment Package: A Novel Method for the Multi-Dimensional Assessment of Neurodevelopment in Pre-School Age Children

Michelle Fernandes, Alan Stein, Charles R. Newton, Leila Cheikh-Ismail, Michael Kihara, Katharina Wulff, Enrique de León Quintana, Luis Aranzeta, Aureli Soria-Frisch, Javier Acedo, David Ibanez, Amina Abubakar (+5 others)
2014 PLoS ONE  
Tablet-based applications with integrated quality checks and automated, wireless electroencephalography make the Package easy to administer in the field by non-specialist staff.  ...  The International Fetal and Newborn Growth Consortium for the 21 st Century (INTERGROWTH-21 st ) Project is a population-based, longitudinal study describing early growth and development in an optimally  ...  A tablet-based data collection application, the NeuroApp, was designed for this purpose. The NeuroApp is an intuitive user interface with integrated operation manuals.  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0113360 pmid:25423589 pmcid:PMC4244160 fatcat:w6lq6xqyofhsdbe2lm4kmkgule

Compilation of 51 case study profiles; overviews and in-depth investigations

Kristin Tovaas, Saydrina Govender, Ralf Brand, Michele Masnata, Christian Melchiorre, Andrea Lorenzini, Lidia Sala, Sarah Brooke, Caitlin Cottrill, Steve Wright, Ruud Van der Ploeg, Thomas Geier (+1 others)
2019 Zenodo  
These have been conducted through thorough desk research, and in some cases interviews and email correspondences with the people associated with the cases  ...  This report comprises 51 case studies (37 short overview cases, 4 hybrid cases encompassing several cases related to one solution type, and 10 longer in-depth cases) that examine organisational, technological  ...  In particular, the board council had representatives from the Participation Handling Force and Freedom of Movement (Delaktighet Handlingskraft och Rörelsefrihet (DHR)), the Disability Organizations' Cooperative  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5747631 fatcat:36wyodvrmvewbiqrkgi3e2nkrm
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