An Investigation into the Usability of the STAR Training and Re-Skilling Website for Carers of Persons with Dementia

Boyd, Kyle ;   Nugent, Chris ;   Donnelly, Mark ;   Bond, Raymond, Robert ;   Sterritt, Roy ;   Hartin, Phillip

Tags Technology and services for assisted-livingTechnology and services for home careeHealth

Due to the successes in medical science people are now beginning to live much longer. With this brings increased problems associated with...

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An Open Platform to Support Home Healthcare Services Using Interactive TV

Rivas, Carlos ;   Anido, Luis ;   Fernandez Iglesias, Manuel Jose

Tags Smart home technologyTechnology and services for home careHealth information system interoperability

This paper presents an open platform to support the development and deployment of healthcare services at home using the TV as the main...

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Context Predictor Based Sparse Sensing Technique and Smart Transmission Architecture for IoT Enabled Remote Health Monitoring Applications

M. P. R., Sai Kiran ;   P, Rajalakshmi ;   Acharyya, Amit

Tags Technology and services for home careEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryBody sensor networks

In hyperconnectivity scenario, managing the amount of data acquired from sensors in the Body Area Networks (BANs) is one of the major...

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Home-Based Senior Fitness Test Measurement System Using Collaborative Inertial and Depth Sensors

Chen, Chen ;   Liu, Kui ;   Jafari, Roozbeh ;   Kehtarnavaz, Nasser

Tags Technology and services for assisted-livingPersonal health systemsMobile and wearable technologies for elderly

This paper presents a home-based Senior Fitness Test (SFT) measurement system by using an inertial sensor and a depth camera in a...

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NFC Based Provisioning of Instructional Videos to Assist with Instrumental Activities of Daily Living

Rafferty, Joseph ;   Nugent, Chris ;   Chen, Liming ;   Qi, Jun ;   Dutton, Rachael ;   Zirk, Anna ;   Boye, Lars Thomas ;   Kohn, Michael ;   Hellman, Riitta

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyTechnology and services for assisted-livingPersonal health systems

Existing assistive living and prompting based solutions have adopted a relatively complex approach to supporting individuals. These solutions...

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The Creation of Simulated Activity Datasets Using a Graphical Intelligent Environment Simulation Tool

Synnott, Jonathan ;   Chen, Liming ;   Nugent, Chris ;   Moore, George

Tags Smart home technologyTechnology and services for assisted-livingTechnology and services for home care

The availability of datasets capturing the performance of activities of daily living is limited by difficulties associated with the collection of...

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