Smart underwear – assistive technology developed for continence pad users
作者: Gert Jan GelderblomMathijs SoedeLeon AdriaensKlaus MiesenbergerEleanor van den HeuvelFelicity JowittAdele LongJo WorthingtonMarcus DrakeMaryann SlackBosco FernandesPatrick Gaydecki
作者单位: 1Zuyd University, Research Centre Technology in Care, The Netherlands
2Johannes Kepler Universität Linz, Institut Integriert Studieren, Austria
刊名: Assistive Technology Research Series, 2011, Vol.29
来源数据库: IOS Journal
DOI: 10.3233/978-1-60750-814-4-26
关键词: ContinenceIncontinencealerting system
原始语种摘要: Continence problems are extremely common in the adult population and prevalence increases with age. Urinary system function can decline with age and concomitant diseases (congestive heart failure, Parkinson's Alzheimer's etc) and mobility problems are more prevalent. Any limitation in mobility is likely to cause difficulties with continence simply because the person finds it difficult to reach the toilet in time or transfer onto it when they get there. The most common method of managing ongoing continence problems is with the use of continence pads. Pads provide a hygienic and socially acceptable solution to incontinence but they are associated with problems that affect both physical and psychological well-being. The objective of this part of our project was to develop underwear that...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • underwear 衬衣
  • continence 节制
  • developed 开发
  • technical 技术的
  • development 开发
  • technology 工艺
  • system 
  • hygienic 卫生学的
  • because 由干
  • product 产物