Volume 17 Issue 4 (2018)
International Journal on Disability and Human Development


Editor-in-Chief: Joav Merrick (Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel)
ISSN: 2191-1231
Journal Frequency: Quarterly
Print Binding: Softcover
Print Size: 8.5″ x 11″, Double column

ISBN: N/A Categories: ,

Table of Contents

Edited by Joav Merrick


Two directions to describe the physiological death of aging muscle
Eli Carmeli


Multidisciplinary supportive care for improving survival and quality of life in motor neuron disease
Anastasios M Georgiou

People with disabilities: An ancient society got it right, but can we?
Nor IA Razak, Nazirah Hasnan, Ku ASI Putera, Jayaletchumi Gunasagaran and Tunku S Ahmad

Compliance with Section 6 of the Persons with Disability Act 715: A case study of Kumasi Polytechnic
Naomi Gyamfi and Akwasi Adjei Gyima

Rehabilitation option for balance disordered patients: The potential use of virtual reality system
Nurul SM Sakeri, Rosdan Salim, Zuraida Zainun, Nor HA Wahat and Mohd N Zakaria


Barriers to uptake of low vision aids among visually impaired elderly Nigerian patients: A multi-centered clinic-based study
Patrick Okonji and Darlington Ogwezzy

Effect of literacy-rich approach in teaching reading and writing skills using teaching strategies adopted from Applied Behaviour Analysis on children with mild and moderate intellectual disabilities in India
Ritu Kalgotra and Jaspal S Warwal

Conceptualizing a self-report model of preclinical disability using a performance-based ADL/IADL measure
Pamela E Toto, Lauren Terhorst, Joan C Rogers and Margo B Holm

Hearing aid acclimatization in adults with hearing impairment
Sakti Prasad Mohanty, Hari Prakash Palanisamy, Archana Gundmi, Harshita Ramesh and Bellur Rajashekhar

Development and validation of multidimensional pictorial questionnaire for adult with hearing impairment
Swati Mahindra, Kishan M Mohan and Bhargavi P Gunasheela

Taking a sitting position within 13 days of subarachnoid hemorrhage onset prevents decline in the ability to perform activities of daily living and shortens hospitalization duration
Mikiko Uemura, Taketo Inoue, Shingo Kuwata, Yoshiyuki Yoshikawa, Hiroaki Matsumoto and Yutaka Hirata

Narrative comprehension and expression in Malayalam speaking children with cerebral palsy
Dayana Devassy, Sunila John, Damodar K Veena and Bellur Rajashekhar

Parental knowledge about communication problems among pre-school children in an Indian context
Subhashree Mishra, Sunila John, Bárbara NG de Goulart, Vasudeva Guddattu and Bellur Rajashekhar

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