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Telematics Applications for the Integration of the Disabled and Elderly follows on from the TIDE project (Technology Initiative for Disabled and Elderly People). The projects' aim is the promotion of research and technological development to meet social and industrial goals. From the industrial perspective, the goal is to improve the European industry and market in products and services that meet the needs of disabled and older persons. From the social perspective, the programme aims to develop new technological tools and applications for people with disabilities and older people, enabling them to live autonomously and to participate more fully in social and economic life. Assistive technology developed under this project is defined as technology which can help compensate for functional limitation, facilitate independent living, and help disabled and older people to reach their full potential

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Bibliographic Reference: EUR 1798095 EN (1999), 141pp.
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ISBN: ISBN 92-828-4628-8
Record Number: 199911657 / Last updated on: 1999-11-29
Original language: en
Available languages: en