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Is there a rationale for rationing chronic dialysis? : A hospital based cohort study of factors affecting survival and morbidity
Objectives To determine factors influencing survival and need for hospitalisation in patients needing dialysis, and to define the potential basis for rationing access to renal replacement therapy. Design Hospital based ...
Review : Caring for children of differing cultures
- The term ’culture’ is open to diverse interpretation. - The provision of culturally-sensitive care to children and their families is a challenge which nurses cannot avoid. - There are a range of potential methods of ...
Auditory navigation in hyperspace : Design and evaluation of a non-visual hypermedia system for blind users
This paper presents the design and evaluation of a hypermedia system for blind users, making use of a non-visual interface, non-speech sounds, three input devices, and a 37 node hypermedia module. The important components ...
"Saying is one thing: doing is another" : the role of observation in marketing research
Observation does not often appear as a research methodology in the marketing literature: this may be because it is sometimes hard to quantify the outcomes of observational research at the outset, or because it is considered ...
Initial evaluations of a robot mobility aid for frail and elderly visually impaired persons
(IOS Press, 1999)
The Personal Adaptive Mobility Aid (PAM-AID) is an intelligent, indoor mobility aid for frail and elderly visually impaired persons which will provide both physical and navigational support For walking. The objective is ...
The use of non-speech sounds in a hypermedia interface for blind users
(Austrian Computer Society/International Federation for Information Processing, 1998-01)
Establishing initial user requirements for PAM-AID: a mobility and support device to assist frail and elderly visually impaired persons
(IOS Press, 1998)
The PAM-AID project aims to build an intelligent, indoor mobility aid for frail and elderly visually impaired people which will provide both physical and navigational support for walking. The objective is to allow users ...
Reproductive health needs across the lifespan
(Open University Press, 1998)