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Activity Recognition and Personalized Feedback Solution for Active and Healthy Ageing

Thanos G. Stavropoulos, Georgios Meditskos, Stefanos Vrochidis, Ioannis Kompatsiaris
2018 International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents & Multiagent Systems  
The currently implemented components include activity recognition and problem detection, complemented by end-user applications and personalized spoken feedback.  ...  The proof-of-concept implementation is evaluated both in a lab setting, for the more complex personalized feedback component, and in four real home environments, presenting efficient activity recognition  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This work has been funded by the projects H2020-ICT-645012 KRISTINA and H2020-IOT-732679 ACTIVAGE.  ... 
dblp:conf/atal/StavropoulosMVK18 fatcat:lkzeu7tmfbdqbffjiq435lvpmq

Assistive Technologies for Supporting the Wellbeing of Older Adults

Ioanna Dratsiou, Annita Varella, Evangelia Romanopoulou, Oscar Villacañas, Sara Cooper, Pavlos Isaris, Manex Serras, Luis Unzueta, Tatiana Silva, Alexia Zurkuhlen, Malcolm MacLachlan, Panagiotis D. Bamidis
2022 Technologies  
This work proposed a framework of active and healthy ageing through the integration of a broad spectrum of digital solutions into an open Pan-European technological platform in the context of the SHAPES  ...  As people age, they are more likely to develop multiple chronic diseases and experience a decline in some of their physical and cognitive functions, leading to the decrease in their ability to live independently  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors would like to thank the SHAPES consortium for its support and contribution. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/technologies10010008 fatcat:zoh4ynheefhyve77k24t2tiovu

Persuasive technology in biomedical informatics

M. Sriram Iyengar, Harri Oinas-Kukkonen, Khin Than Win
2018 Journal of Biomedical Informatics  
The authors present a survey of PT methods that support healthy and active aging.  ...  A simple and effective means for increasing physical activity is walking.  ...  Acknowledgement: The editors of this special issue would like to express our thanks to the reviewers for their time, expertise, and effort in commenting on the submitted articles, thereby providing feedback  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jbi.2018.07.020 pmid:30071315 fatcat:tpce3nqbg5bnhfrfpjjkqduvyi

A Personalised Virtual Coach to Counteract Ageing Decline: The H2020 NESTORE Project

Maria Renata Guarneri, Alfonso Mastropietro, Maurizio Caon, Laura Fernandez Maldonado, Francesco Furfari, Giuseppe Andreoni, Giovanna Rizzo
2019 Zenodo  
ICT can provide solutions for Active Ageing; however, the success of novel ICT solutions depends on the user perception of their efficacy to support toward health promotion and global wellness.  ...  e-coaching system to support healthy ageing by: (1) Generating and sustaining motivation to take care of health; (2) Suggesting healthy nutrition and personalised physical and mental coaching, as well  ...  The authors wish to thank all the project partners for their contribution to the project. The  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4530898 fatcat:vhixu3v7vnfzxap7d6irbwzyfu

An Ontology for Wearables Data Interoperability and Ambient Assisted Living Application Development [chapter]

Natalia Díaz-Rodríguez, Stefan Grönroos, Frank Wickström, Johan Lilius, Henk Eertink, Andreas Braun, Paul Dillen, James Crowley, Jan Alexandersson
2018 Studies in Fuzziness and Soft Computing  
The result is a platform that hosts multiple Active Healthy Aging solutions (developed within the action line) on a single platform.  ...  and well-being for healthy ageing lifestyle aspects.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-75408-6_43 fatcat:kat7mcithzambbkgjsifabplgq

Towards Automatic & Personalised Mobile Health Interventions: An Interactive Machine Learning Perspective [article]

Ahmed Fadhil
2018 arXiv   pre-print
Prediction models are expected to be trained through the participants' profiles, activity performance, and feedback from the caregiver.  ...  We envisage the proposed system to be digitally implemented, and behaviourally designed to promote healthy lifestyle and activities, and hence prevent users from the risk of chronic diseases.  ...  ., person improving healthy habits) and caregivers who is limited to providing data, answering domain-related questions, or giving feedback about the learned model.  ... 
arXiv:1803.01842v1 fatcat:jkd4sv3dgffr7ag6aigh4xkr7a

A Review of Virtual Coaching Systems in Healthcare: Closing the Loop With Real-Time Feedback

Kostas M. Tsiouris, Vassilios D. Tsakanikas, Dimitrios Gatsios, Dimitrios I. Fotiadis
2020 Frontiers in Digital Health  
Real-time evaluations and personalized patient feedback was also found to be rather lacking in home coaching systems and this is the most alarming find of this analysis.  ...  In total, more than 1,200 research papers have been retrieved and evaluated for the purposes of this review, which were obtained from three online databases (i.e.  ...  in real-time, in order to support dependent aging persons and their caregivers (66) .  ... 
doi:10.3389/fdgth.2020.567502 pmid:34713040 pmcid:PMC8522109 fatcat:scgn2wd5l5hgfg37vqcbenocv4

Multimodal Sensing and Intelligent Fusion for Remote Dementia Care and Support

Thanos G. Stavropoulos, Georgios Meditskos, Alexia Briassouli, Ioannis Kompatsiaris
2016 Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Workshop on Multimedia for Personal Health and Health Care - MMHealth '16  
A comprehensive multi-sensor monitoring and feedback system is presented, designed to support independent living for elderly people with dementia or other conditions, and provide decision support for their  ...  Semantic web technologies are used in for the intelligent integration and feedback of the sensor analysis results, in line with user requirements, dictated by clinicians.  ...  for effective and relevant personalized feedback and decision support 4 .  ... 
doi:10.1145/2985766.2985776 dblp:conf/mm/StavropoulosMBK16 fatcat:m6guzh3akva4nkrj3rwqp2exri

Smart Sensing Technologies for Personalised e-Coaching

Oresti Banos, Hermie Hermens, Christopher Nugent, Hector Pomares
2018 Sensors  
It is therefore essential to find new ways to improve health so that people can live longer and age well.  ...  The increasing accountability associated with app-and device-based behavior tracking not only provides timely and personalized information and support, but also gives us an incentive to set goals and do  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors are grateful to the anonymous reviewers and want to thank the editorial staff of Sensors for the kind co-operation, patience, and committed engagement.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s18061751 pmid:29844292 pmcid:PMC6021907 fatcat:lgj6p5erovdotcnw6zmbjeymgi

Personalized Dietary Self-Management Using Mobile Vision-Based Assistance [chapter]

Georg Waltner, Michael Schwarz, Stefan Ladstätter, Anna Weber, Patrick Luley, Meinrad Lindschinger, Irene Schmid, Walter Scheitz, Horst Bischof, Lucas Paletta
2017 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The recognition system employs a shallow Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) based classifier running at 10fps.  ...  We present a highly personalized mobile application that assists the user in appropriate food choices during grocery shopping, while simultaneously incorporating a personalized dietary recommender system  ...  9.563 * w p ) − (4.676 * α) for women, where l is the height and α is the age of the person.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-70742-6_36 fatcat:stlps7qipvghhk2wm2ziosvv7m

Nursing Perspectives: Transforming NICU Culture: The Power of Meaningful Recognition

C. Lefton
2014 NeoReviews  
I thank Bonnie Barnes, FAAN, cofounder and president of The DAISY Foundation, for her support and help in preparing this article.  ...  The Barnes family and The DAISY Foundation are nursing's best cheerleaders, and we thank you for your passion and relentless pursuit of ensuring that we recognize the extraordinary work of nurses each  ...  This article explores the impact meaningful recognition can have on the NICU culture and how this type of feedback can be used to sustain healthy work environments.  ... 
doi:10.1542/neo.15-6-e221 fatcat:dktbs4i5tfhb7pmnbmgauubpd4

"Hi This Is NESTORE, Your Personal Assistant": Design of an Integrated IoT System for a Personalized Coach for Healthy Aging

Filippo Palumbo, Antonino Crivello, Francesco Furfari, Michele Girolami, Alfonso Mastropietro, Giorgio Manferdelli, Christina Röcke, Sabrina Guye, Antoni Salvá Casanovas, Maurizio Caon, Francesco Carrino, Omar Abou Khaled (+9 others)
2020 Frontiers in Digital Health  
It is based on a multi-dimensional model of the healthy aging process that covers physical activity, nutrition, cognition, and social activity.  ...  We first model the end-user under several domains, then we present the NESTORE system that, analyzing relevant key-markers, provides coaching activities and personalized feedback to the user.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The authors wish to thank Marta Civiello, Paola Nonini, and Andrea Mangone from Flex Ltd for their contribution to the design of the wearable device and all the partners involved in the  ... 
doi:10.3389/fdgth.2020.545949 pmid:34713033 pmcid:PMC8521925 fatcat:o4ang4i7r5gqzjngjounxluxxa

The SHAPES Smart Mirror Approach for Independent Living, Healthy and Active Ageing

Javier Dorado Chaparro, Jesus Fernandez-Bermejo Ruiz, Maria J. Santofimia Romero, Cristina Bolaños Peño, Luis Unzueta Irurtia, Meritxell Garcia Perea, Xavier del Toro Garcia, Felix J. Villanueva Molina, Sonja Grigoleit, Juan C. Lopez
2021 Sensors  
The system has been developed in the context of two use cases: the support of independent living for older individuals with neurodegenerative diseases and the promotion of physical rehabilitation activities  ...  The benefits that technology can provide in terms of health and support for independent living are in many cases not enough to break the barriers that prevent older adults from accepting and embracing  ...  Acknowledgments: Authors would like to thank the Nursing Home El Salvador (SAL) for their participation in the co-design process of the different solutions.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s21237938 pmid:34883942 fatcat:425cojgmzzalfbfbs42wbm2dia

ATHENA: A Personalized Platform to Promote an Active Lifestyle and Wellbeing Based on Physical, Mental and Social Health Primitives

Muhammad Fahim, Muhammad Idris, Rahman Ali, Christopher Nugent, Byeong Kang, Eui-Nam Huh, Sungyoung Lee
2014 Sensors  
However, several challenges remain for researchers as how to define the relationship between reported physical activities, mood and social interaction to define an active lifestyle.  ...  and real-time recommendations for wellbeing services.  ...  Christopher Nugent and Byeong Kang contribute to design and finalize the platform.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s140509313 pmid:24859031 pmcid:PMC4063081 fatcat:7raz3e6lvzg3nll4rdvk774iby

A Knowledge Based Framework to Support Active Aging at Home Based Environments [chapter]

Miguel Ángel Valero, José Bravo, Juan Manuel García, Diego López-de-Ipiña, Ana Gómez
2013 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
for personal information.  ...  Information and Communication Technologies can support Active Aging strategies in a scenario like the Smart Home.  ...  Authors would like to thank the National Plan for Science, Development and Innovation of the Spanish Ministry for Economy and Competitiveness that supported TALISMAN+ (TIN2010-20510) research results detailed  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-03092-0_1 fatcat:zoxhtlm64za3vgdvd7wph3fyty
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