A Tool for Home-Based Rehabilitation allowing for Clinical Evaluation in a Visual Markerless Scenario

Capecci, Marianna ;   Ceravolo, Maria Gabriella ;   D'Orazio, Fabrizio ;   Ferracuti, Francesco ;   Iarlori, Sabrina ;   Lazzaro, Giuseppe ;   Longhi, Sauro ;   Romeo, Luca ;   Verdini, Federica

Tags Assistive technology for the ageing populationInnovations in active ageingTechnologies for promoting health and wellbeing

This work deals with the design of an interactive monitoring tool for home-based physical rehabilitation. The software platform includes a...

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Augmenting White Cane Reliability using Smart Glove for Visually Impaired People

Bernieri, Giuseppe ;   Faramondi, Luca ;   Pascucci, Federica

Tags Technologies for detecting, managing and preventing fallsTechnologies for promoting health and wellbeingAssistive technology for the ageing population

The independent mobility problem of visually impaired people has been an active research topic in biomedical engineering: although many smart...

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Developing Technologies for the Elderly: To Whom are We Really Developing?

Silva, Samuel

Tags Technologies for active ageingTechnologies for promoting health and wellbeingAssistive technology for the ageing population

The increasing number of older adults worldwide boosted the proposal of applications specifically targeting their needs. While the elderly serve...

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Passive Wireless Sensor Systems Can Recognize Activities of Daily Living

Urwyler, Prabitha ;   Stucki, Reto ;   Müri, René ;   Mosimann, Urs Peter ;   Nef, Tobias

Tags Assistive technology for the ageing populationTechnologies for active ageingGerontechnology

The ability to determine what activity of daily living a person performs is of interest in many application domains. It is possible to determine...

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Preliminary Exploration of the Measurement of Walking Speed for the Apoplectic People based on UHF RFID

Huang, Hualin ;   Mo, Lingfei ;   Liu, Yingjie ;   Li, Chengyang ;   Xu, Qimeng ;   Wu, Zhitong

Tags Technologies for detecting, managing and preventing fallsTechnologies for promoting health and wellbeing

The number of the apoplectic people is increasing while population aging is quickening its own pace. The precise measurement of walking speed...

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Reduction in Time-to-Sleep through EEG based Brain State Detection and Audio Stimulation

Zhang, Zhuo ;   Guan, Cuntai ;   Chan, Ti Eu ;   Yu, Juanhong ;   Phyo Wai, Aung Aung ;   Wang, Chuanchu ;   Zhang, Haihong

Tags Technologies for promoting health and wellbeingAssistive technology for the ageing population

We developed an EEG- and audio-based sleep sensing and enhancing system, called iSleep (interactive Sleep enhancement apparatus). The system...

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