A Self-Monitoring Water Bottle for Tracking Liquid Intake

Dong, Bo ;   Gallant, Ryan ;   Biswas, Subir, Kumar

Tags Preventive medicinePersonalized medicineElectronic health records (EHR)

This paper presents the key concepts, system architecture, implementation details, and performance of an accelerometer-equipped bottle for...

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Breath Sounds Analysis for Asthma Monitoring: A Method for Automated Detection of Flow Events from Tracheal Recordings

Christensen, Matthew ;   Leitner, Evan ;   Levy, Benjamin ;   Sathiyamoorthy, Bharath ;   Burke, David ;   Sisson, Thomas

Tags Wearable sensorsCritical challenges in remote diagnosis and patient managementPreventive medicine

Asthma patients often have trouble gaining control of their disease because there is no optimal and reliable method to monitor their...

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Detrended Fluctuation Analysis of Photoplethysmogram Pulse Rate Intervals in Sleep Disordered Breathing

Kheirkhah Dehkordi, Parastoo ;   Garde, Ainara ;   Karlen, Walter ;   Petersen, Christian ;   Ansermino, J. Mark ;   Dumont, Guy

Tags mHealthPOC technologies

The fluctuation of heartbeat intervals is irregular and erratic in healthy young individuals. Sleep disordered breathing (SDB) influences the...

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Quantitative Assessment of a Therapeutic Exercise in Mitigating Micrographia Associated with Parkinson's Disease

Zhi, Naiqian ;   Jaeger, Beverly K. ;   Gouldstone, Andrew ;   Frank, Samuel ;   Sipahi, Rifat

Tags BioinformaticsHealthcare informatics and decision support systemsBiomarkers

Parkinson's disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder. The debilitating nature of this medical condition can...

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Support Vector Regression for METs of Exergaming Actions

Mortazavi, Bobak ;   Pourhomayoun, Mohammad ;   Alshurafa, Nabil ;   Chronley, Michael ;   Lee, Sunghoon Ivan ;   Roberts, Christian K ;   Sarrafzadeh, Majid

Tags Wearable sensorsSensor reliability and data validationBody sensor networks

Sedentary behavior is a root cause of several chronic conditions affecting health of adults and children in the United States and worldwide....

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Time Series Forecasts and Volatility Measures as Predictors of Post-Surgical Death and Kidney Injury

Terner, Zachary ;   Carroll, Timothy ;   Brown, Donald

Tags Healthcare informatics and decision support systemsData mining, analysis and machine learningPatient monitoring and care in diverse environments

Patients anesthetized during surgery can experience post-surgical adverse outcomes, such as kidney injury or death. In this study, we...

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