Building Neuroscientific Evidence and Creating Best Practices for Active and Healthy Aging through Ubiquitous Exergaming and Living Labs

Bamidis, Panagiotis

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyTechnology and services for assisted-livingMobile health

Ageing is a major global demographic trend, which seems to be intensified. The earlier detection of risks associated with ageing, can enable...

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Maintaining Patients' Social Contacts through Displaying Nonverbal Awareness Information on Mobile Devices

Ruschin, Detlef

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

Awareness systems had been invented for supporting groups collaborating simultaneously over a network. They provide each group member with...

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Setting the Scene: Mobile and Wearable Technology for Managing Healthcare and Wellbeing

Amor, James ;   James, Christopher

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyMobile healthPersonal health systems

The growing proliferation of mobile and wearable technology (MWT) offers interesting use cases when applied to health and wellness...

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Smartphone-Based System to Improve Transportation Access for the Cognitively Impaired

Anderson, Shane ;   Riehle, Timothy H ;   Lichter, Patrick ;   Brown, Allen ;   Panescu, Dorin

Tags Technology and services for assisted-livingMobile and wearable technologies for elderlyWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

This project developed and evaluated a smartphone-based system to improve mobility and transportation access for the cognitively impaired....

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Wearable Devices from Healthy Lifestyle to Active Ageing

Lewy, Hadas

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyMobile healthTechnology and services for assisted-living

As wearable and mobile technologies are becoming more available and can provide more information and knowledge to users, new challenges and...

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Wearable Technology and ECG Processing for Fall Risk Assessment, Prevention and Detection

Melillo, Paolo ;   Castaldo, Rossana ;   Sannino, Giovanna ;   Orrico, Ada ;   De Pietro, Giuseppe ;   Pecchia, Leandro

Tags Decision support methods and systemsWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsData mining

Falls represent one of the most common causes of injury-related morbidity and mortality in later life. Subjects with cardiovascular disorders...

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