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environmental control device

an assistive technology device with the capacity to regulate or manipulate aspects of a person’s physical surroundings. Examples include devices that turn on lights, open doors, and operate appliances. Also called electronic aid to daily living; environmental control unit. See also control device; feedback device; switch device; target device.

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March 2nd 2024

tonic epilepsy

tonic epilepsy

a type of epilepsy in which only tonic muscle contractions occur.