A Smartphone Application to Evaluate Technology Adoption and Usage in Persons with Dementia

Hartin, Phillip ;   Nugent, Chris ;   McClean, Sally ;   Cleland, Ian ;   Norton, Maria ;   Sanders, Chelsea ;   Tschanz, JoAnn

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyTechnology and services for assisted-livingEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare delivery

Dementia affects a proportionally large number of the older population, presenting a set of symptoms that cause cognitive decline and...

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An Integrated Model for Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Mobile Diabetes Self-Management System

Alanzi, Turki ;   Istepanian, Robert ;   Philip, Nada

Tags Health information systemsTelemedicineMobile health

There is increasing clinical evidence that behavioural change theories can help diabetic patients with their diabetic management in providing...

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Peak Misdetection in Heart-Beat-Based Security: Characterization and Tolerance

Seepers, Robert Mark ;   Strydis, Christos ;   Peris-Lopez, Pedro ;   Sourdis, Ioannis ;   De Zeeuw, Chris I.

Tags Mobile healthBody sensor networks

The Inter-Pulse-Interval (IPI) of heart beats has previously been suggested for security in mobile health (mHealth) applications. In IPI-based...

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Respiratory Rate Assessment from Photoplethysmographic Imaging

Karlen, Walter ;   Garde, Ainara ;   Myers, Dorothy ;   Scheffer, Cornie ;   Ansermino, J. Mark ;   Dumont, Guy

Tags Mobile healthPersonal health systemsWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

We present a study investigating the suitability of a respiratory rate estimation algorithm applied to photoplethysmographic imaging on a...

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Toward Seamless Wearable Sensing: Automatic On-Body Sensor Localization for Physical Activity Monitoring

Saeedi, Ramyar ;   Purath, Janet ;   Venkatasubramanian, Krishna Kumar ;   Ghasemzadeh, Hassan

Tags Body sensor networksMobile healthTechnology and services for home care

Abstract- Mobile wearable sensors have demonstrated great potential in a broad range of applications in healthcare and wellbeing. These...

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