A Comparison of Methods to Detect Postural Transitions Using a Single Tri-Axial Accelerometer

Godfrey, Alan ;   Barry, Gillian ;   Mathers, John ;   Rochester, Lynn

Tags Human performance - Activities of daily livingWearable systems for neurorehabilitation - Functional assessmentHuman performance

Two algorithms for evaluating postural transitions (PTs) in cohorts of 40 healthy younger and 40 older adults are described and evaluated....

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Evaluation of the Cerebral Workload and Drowsiness During Car Driving by Using High Resolution EEG Activity and Neurophysiologic Indices

Borghini, Gianluca ;   Babiloni, Fabio ;   Kong, Wanzeng ;   Vecchiato, Giovanni ;   Maglione, Anton Giulio

Tags Human performance - DrivingHuman performance - CognitionHuman performance - Activities of daily living

Sleep deprivation and/or a high workload situation can adversely affect driving performance, decreasing a driver's capacity to respond...

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Functional Range of Movement of the Hand from Declination Angles to Reachable Space

Pham, Hai Trieu ;   Pathirana, Pubudu N. ;   Caelli, Terry

Tags Human performanceHuman performance - Activities of daily living

The measurement of the range of hand joint movement is an essential part of clinical practice and rehabilitation. Current methods use three...

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Neural Markers for Immediate Performance Accuracy in a Stroop Color-Word Matching Task: An Event-Related Potentials Analysis

Shou, Guofa ;   Ding, Lei

Tags Human performance - CognitionBrain functional imaging - Evoked potentialsBrain functional imaging - EEG

The present study examined the neural markers measured in event-related potentials (ERPs) for immediate performance accuracy during a...

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The Effects of Perceiving Color in Living Environment on QEEG, Oxygen Saturation, Pulse Rate, and Emotion Regulation in Humans

Sroykham, Watchara ;   Wongsathikun, Jatuporn ;   Wongsawat, Yodchanan

Tags Human performance - CognitionHuman performance - Activities of daily livingHuman performance - Ergonomics and human factors

Light and color have been shown to have substantial physical, psychological and sociological effects on humans. Hence, an investigation on the...

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Topological Changes of the Effective Connectivity During the Working Memory Training

Sun, Yu ;   Taya, Fumihiko ;   Chen, Yu ;   Delgado-Martínez, Ignacio ;   Thakor, Nitish ;   Bezerianos, Anastasios

Tags CausalityConnectivity measurements

Working memory (WM) refers to the retention of information over a short period of time. Accumulated evidence showed that training WM would...

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