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What does CAT stand for?

CAT stands for Computer-Aided Transcription

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The keyboard is linked to a computer-aided transcription (CAT) system, which displays the shorthand notes immediately as text.
NAD suggests that these include: * qualified interpreters and notetakers * computer-aided transcription services * written materials * telephone handset amplifiers * assistive-listening devices and systems * telephones compatible with hearing aids * closed-caption decoders and open- and closed-captioning telecommunications devices for deaf persons (TDDs) * videotext displays, or other effective methods of making aurally delivered materials available to individuals with hearing impairments WAYS TO HELP THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED Alberta Orr, director of the national aging program at the American Foundation for the Blind, New York, offers suggestions for facility adaptations for older persons who are blind or visually impaired.