Accession Number : ADD002909

Title :   Headrest Proportional Control for Motorized Wheelchair.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Mogle,Douglas H

Report Date : 22 Jun 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The invention is a head controlled mechanism for the proportional control of a driven device. A mechanism is provided whereby a control signal is generated proportional to the movement of the head of an operator to control the speed and direction of the driven device.

Descriptors :   *Medical equipment, *Patents, Head(Anatomy), Motors, Operation, Control, Headgear

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE