A Multimodal Stress Monitoring System with Canonical Correlation Analysis

Ha, Unsoo ;   Kim, Changhyeon ;   Lee, Yongsu ;   Kim, Hyunki ;   Roh, Taehwan ;   Yoo, Hoi-Jun

Tags Physiological monitoring devicesHealth technology management and assessmentBiofeedback and related technologies

The multimodal stress monitoring headband is proposed for mobile stress management system. It is composed of headband and earplugs....

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A Smart Phone-Based Robust Correction Algorithm for the Colorimetric Detection of Urinary Tract Infection

Karlsen, Haakon ;   Dong, Tao

Tags Point of care diagnostic lab technologiesDesign and development

This paper presents the preliminary work of developing a smart phone based application for colorimetric detection of Urinary Tract Infection....

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Anterior Temporal Artery Tap to Identify Systemic Interference using Short-Separation NIRS Measurements: A NIRS/EEG-TDCS Study

Sood, Mehak ;   Jindal, Utkarsh ;   Roy Chowdhury, Shubhajit ;   Das, Abhijit ;   Kondziella, Daniel ;   Dutta, Anirban

Tags FNIR and near-infrared scanning and assessmentNeural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)Design and development

Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) has been shown to modulate neural activity. Neural activity has been shown to be closely...

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Behavior of Long-Period Measurements using a Small-Sized Photoacoustic Cell for Aqueous Glucose Monitoring

Wadamori, Naoki

Tags Physiological monitoring devices

Reliable, noninvasive glucose-monitoring devices are not currently available. From the patient’s point of view, it is necessary that...

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Development of a Diagnostic Dehydration Screening Sensor based on Infrared Spectrometry

Jacobus, Visser ;   Scheffer, Cornie ;   Dellimore, Kiran ;   Kieser, Eduard ;   Smith, Johan

Tags Wellness monitoring technologiesClinical engineeringPhysiological monitoring devices

The clinical assessment of dehydration is highly subjective and requires experienced and highly trained clinical personnel. At present no...

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Evaluation of the Variation in Sensory Test Results using Semmes-Weinstein Monofilaments

Chikai, Manabu ;   Ozawa, Emi ;   Takahashi, Noriyo ;   Nunokawa, Kiyohiko ;   Ino, Shuichi

Tags Point of care diagnostic lab technologiesAmbulatory and ADL technologies

The purpose of this study is to examine the variability in sensory test of tactile results using Semmes-Weinstein monofilament (SWM). At...

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Full-Field Strain Sensor for Guiding Hernia Repairs

Liao, Amy ;   Harris, Hobart ;   Maharbiz, Michel

Tags Biofeedback and related technologiesClinical engineeringPhysiological monitoring devices

Each year, approximately 400,000 ventral hernia repairs are performed in the United States. Large ventral hernias (hernias that occur in the...

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Head Ballistocardiogram based on Wireless Multi-Location Sensors

Onizuka, Kohei ;   Sodini, Charles G.

Tags Wellness monitoring technologiesClinical engineeringPhysiological monitoring devices

Recently a wearable BCG monitoring technique based on an accelerometer worn at the ear was demonstrated to replace a conventional bulky...

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Kinect v2 based System for Parkinson's Disease Assessment

Rocha, Ana Patrícia ;   Choupina, Hugo ;   Fernandes, José Maria ;   Rosas, Maria José ;   Vaz, Rui ;   Cunha, João Paulo Silva

Tags Clinical engineeringWellness monitoring technologiesNeural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)

Human motion analysis can provide valuable information for supporting the clinical assessment of movement disorders, such as Parkinson’s...

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Non-Invasive Estimation of Cardiovascular Parameters using Ballistocardiography

van Rooij, Britt ;   Tavakolian, Kouhyar ;   Arzanpour, Siamak ;   Blaber, Andrew Philip ;   Leguy, Carole

Tags Cardiovascular assessment and diagnostic technologiesPhysiological monitoring devices

Ballistocardiography is a non-invasive technique to estimate heart function and relative changes in cardiac output. The goal of this study was...

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Shear-Mediated Platelet Activation in Patients Implanted with Continuous Flow LVADs: A Preliminary Study Utilizing the Platelet Activity State (PAS) Assay

Valerio, Lorenzo ;   Consolo, Filippo ;   Bluestein, Danny ;   Tran, Phat ;   Slepian, Marvin J. ;   Redaelli, Alberto ;   Pappalardo, Federico

Tags LVADCardiovascular assessment and diagnostic technologiesClinical laboratory, assay and pathology technologies

Ventricular assist devices (VADs) have emerged as vital life-saving therapeutic systems for patients with advanced and end-stage heart...

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