Minimum Age and Developmental Capabilities Indicating Readiness for Self-Administration with Home Health Care Devices of Varying Complexities: An Empirical Investigation and Quantitative Complexity Model

Bassock, Stephanie.
2017-04-19T18:05:53.684Z

Abstract: As children develop, physically and cognitively, many of them strive for personal independence. For children diagnosed with chronic diseases, their desire to act independently might lead them to become involved in their own healthcare, performing diagnostic and therapeutic tasks using medical devices. This research identified a typical age at which children are more capable of performing... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Mechanical Engineering.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011703
ID: tufts:21178
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