This, the second edition of Integrating Physical Agents
in Rehabilitation is designed to provide the reader with the current evidence to support theoretical and practical knowledge required for the efficient and effective use of physical agents
in the rehabilitation of a patient.
The US therapy has been compared to other physical agents
such as shortwave diathermy, galvanic or interferancial current (36, 38).
Employers must provide employees with information and training on hazardous chemicals and physical agents
in their work areas at initial assignments and whenever a new hazard is introduced into their work areas.
Foundation for Intelligent Physical Agents
(FIPA) is the most promising standardization effort in the software agent world.
effects of chemical and physical agents
prior to introduction into the
At work, employers are obliged under the Noise at Work Regulations 1989 to take modifying action when workplace noise rises above what are called action levels, which can be as low as 85dB - a level which will be lowered further to 80dB under the European Union Physical Agents
Directive set to come into force in 2006.
The "Exposure" category on the side menu expands for chemicals, infections, and physical agents
The company aims to keep its clients fully aware of the current legislation along with any impending changes, such as the those brought about by the EU Directive on Physical Agents
These physical agents
incorporate hardware with publicly available standards for computation and wireless communication, and have the capacity to self-organise into communicating networks.
The new EU Physical Agents
(Noise) Directive aims to give protection against hearing loss for employees working in noisy environments.
The Physical Agents
Directive aims to protect workers from the health risks from exposure to vibration.
This paper introduces the concept of a software agent and the Foundation for Intelligent Physical Agents