Assistive technology and veterans with severe disabilities: examining the relationships among race, personal factors, medical support, income support, and use.

@article{Alston2014AssistiveTA,
  title={Assistive technology and veterans with severe disabilities: examining the relationships among race, personal factors, medical support, income support, and use.},
  author={Reginald J. Alston and Allen Lewis and Shondra Loggins},
  journal={Medical care},
  year={2014},
  volume={52 10 Suppl 3},
  pages={S17-24}
}
PURPOSE Examine the relationship among assistive technology (AT), race, and other demographic characteristics (eg, sex, educational attainment, and employment status), medical coverage, as well as government support for veterans with severe disabilities. METHODS Data were analyzed from the Rehabilitation Services Administration-911 dataset collected in the United States in 2012. Descriptive and multivariate analyses were performed. RESULTS Among veterans with severe disabilities, factors… CONTINUE READING