A Frequency Domain Algorithm to Identify Recurrent Sedentary Behaviors from Activity Time-Series Data

He, Qian ;   Agu, Emmanuel

Tags Behavioral health informaticsMobile healthPreventive health

Sedentary behaviors such as sitting and watching TV increase the risk of many ailments including diabetes, cardiovascular disease and...

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Modified Logistic Regression Algorithm for Accurate Determination of Heart Beats from Noisy Passive RFID Tag Data

Vora, Shrenik ;   Kurzweg, Timothy

Tags AlgorithmsSupervised learning methodLow power, wireless sensing methods and systems

Passive RFID tags provide a promising way to create wireless and battery-free heart rate monitors. However, the reliability of these tags is...

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On the Remote Detection of COPD-Related Worrisome Events

Merone, Mario ;   Onofri, Leonardo ;   Pedone, Claudio ;   Bussu, Angela Maria ;   Rubiu, Barbara Francesca Maria ;   Capasso, Giuseppe ;   Salaris, Silvano ;   Iannello, Giulio ;   Antonelli Incalzi, Raffaele ;   Soda, Paolo

Tags Decision support methods and systemsMobile and wearable technologies for elderlyHealth data acquisition, transmission, management and visualization

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a common preventable and treatable disease characterized by persistent airflow limitations. In...

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Quantitative and Qualitative Comparison of Periodic Sensor Data

Jain, Akshay ;   Keller, James M ;   Bezdek, James

Tags Technology and services for assisted-living and elderlyDecision support systemsNatural Language Processing

The recent rise in the availability of sensors to monitor our day-to-day lifestyles calls for techniques to glean information out of the...

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Wrist Pulse Measurement and Analysis using Eulerian Video Magnification

He, Xiaochuan ;   Goubran, Rafik A. ;   Liu, Peter X.

Tags Healthcare modeling and simulation

The wrist pulse reveals important information on the health status of a subject. The morphology and characteristics of the wrist pulse play...

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