Posture and Activity Recognition and Energy Expenditure Prediction in a Wearable Platform

Sazonova, Nadezhda ;   Browning, Raymond ;   Melanson, Ed ;   Sazonov, Edward

Tags Mobile healthPersonal health systemsWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

The use of wearable sensors coupled with the processing power of mobile phones may be an attractive way to provide real-time feedback...

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Real-Time Visual and Quantitative Feedback of Gait Parameters from a Wearable Sensor System

Marion, Mary Susan ;   Wright, Henry ;   Lenoir, Kevin ;   Zahradka, Nicole ;   Sazonov, Edward ;   Richards, James ;   Lee, Samuel

Tags Wireless sensors and systemsPortable miniaturized systemsWearable systems

Wireless wearable inertial sensors provide the opportunity to monitor gait in real-time in different environments, but their usefulness can be...

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Sensors and Systems for Obesity Care and Research

Jovanov, Emil ;   Sazonov, Edward ;   Poon, Carmen CY

Tags Physiological monitoringBiological sensors and systemsBody sensor networks and telemetric systems

Obesity and overweight decrease the quality and length of life and increases healthcare costs. Dramatic increase of obesity, particularly...

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The Design and Evaluation of an Activity Monitoring User Interface for People with Stroke

Hart, Phil ;   Bierwirth, Rebekah ;   Fulk, George ;   Sazonov, Edward

Tags TelehealthPersonal health systemsTechnology and services for home care

Usability is an important topic in the field of telerehabilitation research. Older users with disabilities in particular, present age-related and...

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Understanding Smoking Behavior Using Wearable Sensors: Relative Importance of Various Sensor Modalities

Patil, Yogendra ;   Tiffany, Stephen ;   Sazonov, Edward

Tags Wearable systemsBody sensor networks and telemetric systems

The Personal Automatic Cigarette Tracker (PACT) system, which consists of abdominal (AB) and thoracic (TC) breathing sensors, and a RF...

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Validation of Two Novel Monitoring Devices to Measure Physical Activity in Healthy Women

Klein, Diane ;   Levine, Esther ;   Walsh, B Timothy ;   Sazonov, Edward

Tags Wellness monitoring technologiesPhysiological monitoring devicesWireless telemetric systems

Measurement of physical activity is increasingly important in health research. We sought to determine the accuracy and sensitivity to...

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