Health Technology Case Study Twenty-six: Assistive Devices for Severe Speech Impairments

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A case study by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that is "about the revolution in communication aids that has since changed the outlook for this population [nonspeaking population], its accomplishments to date, its promise for the future, and its problems" (p. 3).

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ix, 50 p. ; 28 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. December 1983.

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  • Main Title: Health Technology Case Study Twenty-six: Assistive Devices for Severe Speech Impairments
  • Series Title: Case Study Series
  • Alternate Title: Health Technology Case Study 26: Assistive Devices for Severe Speech Impairments

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A case study by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that is "about the revolution in communication aids that has since changed the outlook for this population [nonspeaking population], its accomplishments to date, its promise for the future, and its problems" (p. 3).

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ix, 50 p. ; 28 cm.

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Original is missing pages 6-8, 14-16, 31-32, 46-48.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. Health Technology Case Study Twenty-six: Assistive Devices for Severe Speech Impairments, report, December 1983; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39502/: accessed September 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.