A Low Complexity On-Chip ECG Data Compression Methodology Targeting Remote Health-Care Applications

Joseph, Bastin ;   Acharyya, Amit ;   P, Rajalakshmi

Tags Technology and services for home careTelehealthPersonalised health

In this paper, we propose a novel low complexity on-chip ECG data compression methodology targeting remote health-care applications. This is...

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An Ultra-Wideband Wire Spiral Antenna for In-Body Communications Using Different Material Matching Layers

Khaleghi, Ali ;   Balasingham, Ilangko ;   Chavez-Santiago, Raul

Tags Personalised healthWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsBody sensor networks

In this work an ultra-wideband wire antenna was designed and fabricated for transmitting/receiving signals to/from inside the human body. The...

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Analysis of Actigraph Parameters for Relapse Prediction in Bipolar Disorder: A Feasibility Study

Novak, Daniel ;   Albert, Filip ;   Spaniel, Filip

Tags Personal health systemsComputer-aided decision makingPersonalised health

The paper presents a framework for early iden- tification of prodromal syndroms od mania or depression in bipolar disorder. The framework...

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Blue Scale: A Multi-Sensing Device for Remote Management of Congestive Heart Failure

Pollonini, Luca ;   Quadri, Sadia ;   Chen, Joe ;   Ding, Jennifer ;   Zheng, Zongjun ;   Naribole, Sharan ;   McArthur, Kara ;   Knightly, Edward ;   Dacso, Clifford C

Tags Wireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsTechnology and services for home carePersonalised health

We describe the implementation of a second-generation device for remote monitoring and management of cardiovascular diseases called Blue...

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Co-Variation of Depressive Mood and Spontaneous Physical Activity Evaluated by Ecological Momentary Assessment in Major Depressive Disorder

Kim, Jinhyuk ;   Nakamura, Toru ;   Kikuchi, Hiroe ;   Yoshiuchi, Kazuhiro ;   Yamamoto, Yoshiharu

Tags Body sensor networksPersonalised healthMobile health

The objective evaluation of depressive mood is thought to be useful for the diagnosis and treatment of depressive disorders. Thus, we...

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Comparative Assessment of Sleep Quality Estimates Using Home Monitoring Technology

Perez-Macias, Jose Maria ;   Jimison, Holly ;   Korhonen, Ilkka ;   Pavel, Michael

Tags Personal health systemsSmart home technologyPersonalised health

Poor sleep quality is associated with chronic diseases, weight increase and cognitive dysfunction. Home monitoring solutions offer the...

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Contribution of a Dual Process Model to mHealth Lifestyle Change

Spring, Bonnie ;   Pavel, Michael

Tags Personal health systemsPersonalised healthMobile health

This presentation will describe a dual process model of behavior and suggest approaches to deliver optimal intervention based on such a model.

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Development and Usability of a Personalized Sensor-Based System for Pervasive Healthcare

Triantafyllidis, Andreas ;   Koutkias, Vassilis ;   Chouvarda, Ioanna ;   Maglaveras, Nikolaos

Tags Mobile healthPersonalised healthTelehealth

Although a plethora of remote health monitoring systems have been proposed for chronic conditions, the challenge posed by the changing...

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Disease State Fingerprint for Fall Risk Assessment

Similä, Heidi ;   Immonen, Milla Sinikka

Tags Knowledge discovery and managementPersonalised healthDecision support methods and systems

Fall prevention is an important and complex multifactorial challenge, since one third of people over 65 years old fall at least once every year....

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DocBot: A Novel Clinical Decision Support Algorithm

Ninh, Andrew

Tags Personalised healthComputer-aided decision makingEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare delivery

DocBot is a web-based clinical decision support system (CDSS) that uses patient interaction and electronic health record analytics to assist...

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Just-In-Time Adaptive Interventions (JITAI) and the Need for Computational Dynamic Modeling

Riley, William

Tags Personal health systemsMobile healthPersonalised health

The advent of mobile technologies has allowed behavior change interventions to tailor interventions not only at baseline but also to adapt and...

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KINOPTIM: Designing a Tele-Rehabilitation Gaming Platform for Fall Prevention in the Elderly Community

Barelle, Caroline ;   Tsirmpas, Charalampos ;   Ibanez, Francisco ;   Vellidou, Eleftheria ;   Tagaris, Anastassios ;   Koutsouri, Georgia ;   Koutsouris, Dimitrios

Tags TelemedicinePersonalised healthTelehealth

As our society is ageing and the elderly face loss of autonomy due to falls, rehabilitation and fall prevention in seniors has become a global...

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M-Health Service Infrastructure for Chronic Conditions

Velardo, Carmelo ;   Shah, Syed Ahmar ;   Triantafyllidis, Andreas ;   Gibson, Oliver John ;   Tarassenko, Lionel

Tags Mobile healthPersonalised healthDecision support methods and systems

m-Health systems can support patients with chronic conditions, such as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and Congestive Heart...

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Matching Layer for Path Loss Reduction in Ultra Wideband Implant Communications

Chavez-Santiago, Raul ;   Khaleghi, Ali ;   Balasingham, Ilangko

Tags Personalised healthWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsBody sensor networks

Real-time monitoring of various physiological signals is of utmost importance for the treatment of chronic conditions. Radio technology can...

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Non-Invasive Blood Glucose Monitor Based on Spectroscopy Using a Smartphone

Dantu, Vishnu ;   Vempati, Jagannadh ;   Srivilliputhur, Srinivasan

Tags Mobile healthSmart home technologyPersonalised health

Development of a novel method for non-invasive measurement of blood glucose concentration using smartphone is discussed. Our research work...

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Personalized Alerts for Patients with COPD Using Pulse Oximetry and Symptom Scores

Shah, Syed Ahmar ;   Velardo, Carmelo ;   Gibson, Oliver John ;   Rutter, Heather ;   Farmer, Andrew ;   Tarassenko, Lionel

Tags Decision support methods and systemsPersonalised healtheHealth

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive chronic disease, predicted to become the third leading cause of death by 2030....

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Portable Tongue-Supported Human Computer Interaction System Design and Implementation

Quain, Rohan ;   Khan, Masood Mehmood

Tags Personalised healthMobile and wearable technologies for elderlyLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiology

Tongue supported human-computer interaction (TSHCI) systems can help critically ill patients interact with both computers and people. These...

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Smart Phone Monitoring of Second Heart Sound Split

Thiyagaraja, Shanti R ;   Vempati, Jagannadh ;   Dantu, Ram ;   Sarma, Tom ;   Dantu, Siva

Tags Mobile healthSmart home technologyPersonalised health

Heart Auscultation (listening to heart sounds) is the basic element of cardiac diagnosis. The interpretation of these sounds is a difficult...

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Use of Wearable Heart Rate Data for Estimation Behaviors During Daily Life

Korhonen, Ilkka ;   Pietilä, Julia ;   Helander, Elina ;   Mutikainen, Sara ;   Myllymäki, Tero ;   Kujala, Urho ;   Pavel, Misha ;   Jimison, Holly

Tags Personal/consumer health informaticsPersonal health systemsPersonalised health

Behaviors are important predictors for health outcomes. Habits, i.e. behaviors which occur repeatedly and usually not through conscious...

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Wearable Depression Monitoring System with Heart-Rate Variability

Roh, Taehwan ;   Hong, Sunjoo ;   Yoo, Hoi-Jun

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyHealth information systemsPersonalised health

A wearable depression monitoring system is proposed with an application-specific system-on-chip (SoC) solution. The SoC is designed to...

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