A Dynamic Control Algorithm based on Physiological Parameters and Wearable Interfaces for Adaptive Ventricular Assist Devices

Tortora, Giuseppe ;   Fontana, Rossella ;   Argiolas, Samuele ;   Vatteroni, Monica ;   Dario, Paolo ;   Trivella, Maria G.

Tags Health information systemsWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

In this work we present an innovative algorithm for the dynamic control of ventricular assist devices (VADs), based on the acquisition of...

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A Tracking System for Laboratory Mice to Support Medical Researchers in Behavioral Analysis

Macrì, Simone ;   Mainetti, Luca ;   Patrono, Luigi ;   Pieretti, Stefano ;   Secco, Andrea ;   Sergi, Ilaria

Tags Wireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

The behavioral analysis of laboratory mice plays a key role in several medical and scientific research areas, such as biology, toxicology,...

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Application of Smart Glasses for Fast and Automatic Color Correction in Health Care

Ruminski, Jacek ;   Czuszynski, Krzysztof

Tags Personal/consumer health informaticsWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsTechnology and services for assisted-living

In recent years different applications of smart glasses in health care have been proposed. In this paper we present the experiments related...

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Estimation of Sleep Posture using a Patch-Type Accelerometer based Device

Yoon, Heenam ;   Hwang, Suhwan ;   Jung, Dawoon ;   Choi, Sangho ;   Joo, Kwangmin ;   Choi, Jaewon ;   Lee, Yujin ;   Jeong, Do-Un ;   Park, Kwang S.

Tags Wireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsPersonal health systems

In this study, we developed a sleep posture estimation algorithm using 3-axis accelerometer signals measured from a patch-type sensor....

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Preliminary Assessment of the SensiumVitals®: A Low-Cost Wireless Solution for Patient Surveillance in the General Wards

Hernandez Silveira, Miguel ;   Wieczorkowski-Rettinger, Ksawery Franciszek ;   Ang, Su-Shin ;   Burdett, Alison

Tags Wireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsPersonal health systemsMobile health

This paper presents SensiumVitals® - an FDA cleared and CE marked wireless wearable vital signs monitoring system, developed for frequent...

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Relative Accuracy of Time and Frequency Domain Features to Quantify Upper Extremity Coordination

Garrison, Benton ;   Wade, Eric

Tags Body sensor networksPersonalised healthTechnology and services for home care

Upper limb coordination is necessary for the performance of activities of daily living (ADLs). This coordination is impaired in individuals...

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ROI Analysis for Remote Photoplethysmography on Facial Video

Kwon, Sungjun ;   Kim, Jeehoon ;   Lee, Dongseok ;   Park, Kwang S.

Tags Mobile healthWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

As wide spreading of camera-equipped devices to the daily living environment, there are enormous opportunities to utilize the camera-based...

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