Collecting a Citizen's Digital Footprint for Health Data Mining

Gencoglu, Oguzhan ;   Similä, Heidi ;   Honko, Harri ;   Isomursu, Minna

Tags Technologies for promoting health and wellbeing

This paper describes a case study for collecting digital footprint data for the purpose of health data mining. The case study involved 20...

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Experimental Evaluation of a Smartphone based Step Length Estimation

Pepa, Lucia ;   Verdini, Federica ;   Spalazzi, Luca

Tags Technologies for promoting health and wellbeingAssistive technology for the ageing populationTechnologies for active ageing

Step Length (SL) is an essential parameter in the healthcare field to monitor the gait of patients affected by motor disorders such as...

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Pattern of Active and Inactive Sequences of Diabetes Self-Monitoring in Mobile Phone and Paper Diary Users

Padhye, Nikhil ;   Wang, Jing

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In a pilot randomized controlled trial involving overweight or obese participants with type 2 diabetes, we find that smartphone users have...

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Predicting Energy Expenditure from Photo-Plethysmographic Measurements of Heart Rate under Beta Blocker Therapy: Data Driven Personalization Strategies based on Mixed Models

Bonomi, Alberto ;   Goldenberg, Sharon ;   Papini, Gabriele ;   Kraal, Jos ;   Stut, Wim ;   Sartor, Francesco ;   Kemps, Hareld

Tags Innovations in active ageingTechnologies for promoting health and wellbeingTechnologies for active ageing

Energy expenditure have been often estimated using computational models based on heart rate (HR) and appropriate personalization strategies...

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Textual Summarization of Events Leading to Health Alerts

Jain, Akshay ;   Keller, James M

Tags GerontechnologyInnovations in active ageingTechnologies for promoting health and wellbeing

Extracting information from the sensors installed in the homes of elderly pose a unique set of challenges. Add to it the short amount of time...

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The Shape of Health: A Comparison of Five Alternative Ways of Visualizing Personal Health and Wellbeing

Ledesma, Andres ;   Nieminen, Hannu ;   Valve, Päivi Marianna ;   Ermes, Miikka ;   Pavel, Misha ;   Jimison, Holly

Tags Technologies for promoting health and wellbeing

The combination of clinical and personal health and wellbeing data can tell us much about our behaviors, risks and overall status. The way this...

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