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Automatic Assessment of Cognitive Impairment through Electronic Observation of Object Usage [chapter]

Mark R. Hodges, Ned L. Kirsch, Mark W. Newman, Martha E. Pollack
2010 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
We computed a series of four features of the sensor data that were increasingly representative of the task, and that we hypothesized might correlate with severity of cognitive impairment.  ...  Indications of cognitive impairments such as dementia and traumatic brain injury (TBI) are often subtle and may be frequently missed by primary care physicians.  ...  We also thank the staff of MedRehab at the University of Michigan, particularly Erin Spirl, Michelle Shenton and Pippin Gilbert, for their help with subject recruitment and data collection.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-12654-3_12 fatcat:yekyujdadvczjnguji2v2ltepi

Quantified self and modeling of human cognition

Federica Cena, Silvia Likavec, Amon Rapp
2015 Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers - UbiComp '15  
This paper tackles an important issue of how to use quantified self technologies for modeling human cognition.  ...  At the same time, it provides some insights on how Quantified Self community can benefit from user modeling and personalization, especially in the domain of human cognition.  ...  For example, authors in [8] perform automatic assessment of cognitive impairment (dementia and traumatic brain injury) through electronic observation of objects usage.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2800835.2800954 dblp:conf/huc/CenaLR15 fatcat:qer7y7ojzfdb7cjduro3bojbiy

Clinical validation of a public health policy-making platform for hearing loss (EVOTION): protocol for a big data study

Giorgos Dritsakis, Dimitris Kikidis, Nina Koloutsou, Louisa Murdin, Athanasios Bibas, Katherine Ploumidou, Ariane Laplante-Lévesque, Niels Henrik Pontoppidan, Doris-Eva Bamiou
2018 BMJ Open  
[13] [14] [15] [16] HA users tend to overestimate their HA usage, as they report using their HAs more than what is measured by automatic HA logs. 17 18 It is thus important to use objective data logging  ...  Participants will complete a battery of audiological and other assessments (measures of patient-reported HA benefit, mood, cognition, quality of life).  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020978 pmid:29449298 pmcid:PMC5829902 fatcat:7oro4p54xje6rbxn72caze5sky

Unobtrusive measurement of daily computer use to detect mild cognitive impairment

Jeffrey Kaye, Nora Mattek, Hiroko H. Dodge, Ian Campbell, Tamara Hayes, Daniel Austin, William Hatt, Katherine Wild, Holly Jimison, Michael Pavel
2014 Alzheimer's & Dementia  
Background-Mild disturbances of higher order activities of daily living are present in people diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment (MCI).  ...  Methods-Participants enrolled in a longitudinal cohort study of unobtrusive in-home technologies to detect cognitive and motor decline in independently living seniors were assessed for computer usage (  ...  The authors thank all the participants and research staff of the ISAAC Study. Dr. Hayes receives research support from the NIH.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jalz.2013.01.011 pmid:23688576 pmcid:PMC3872486 fatcat:lk6gg6hsnfa47khuvo2bk2q64a

Smart Context-aware Rejuvenation of Engagement on Urban Ambient Augmented Things [article]

Rossi Kamal, Choong Seon Hong
2016 arXiv   pre-print
Meanwhile, citizens are observed in being transfixed by lively stimuli of monotonous urban events with the advent of virtual reality or augmented things.  ...  Last but not the least, systematic framework is demonstrated, which pinpoints key goals of context-aware engagement from participants' opinions, usages and feed-backs.  ...  Improper assessments on objectives of various user-groups bring unfavorable impact on engagement, rather than warmth acceptability.  ... 
arXiv:1603.03732v1 fatcat:byy5jibaqfg4zprpuq7xripooa

Attuning speech-enabled interfaces to user and context for inclusive design: technology, methodology and practice

Mark A. Neerincx, Anita H. M. Cremers, Judith M. Kessens, David A. van Leeuwen, Khiet P. Truong
2008 Universal Access in the Information Society  
This paper presents a methodology to apply speech technology for compensating sensory, motor, cognitive and affective usage difficulties.  ...  user groups, such as persons with reading difficulties, hearing-impaired, intellectually disabled, children and older adults.  ...  Acknowledgments This paper is based on the results of several projects, among others: the BSIK project MultimediaN, the IOP-MMI project SuperAssist and the EU-project Hearcom.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10209-008-0136-x fatcat:je2ddeb2cbhpvlwaqvv3sxsowm

Digital Technology in Clinical Trials for Multiple Sclerosis: Systematic Review

Marcello De Angelis, Luigi Lavorgna, Antonio Carotenuto, Martina Petruzzo, Roberta Lanzillo, Vincenzo Brescia Morra, Marcello Moccia
2021 Journal of Clinical Medicine  
Digital technology has been used to standardise previously existing outcome measures, with automatic acquisitions, reduced inconsistencies, and improved detection of symptoms (e.g., electronic recording  ...  Similarly, remote interventions provide new possibilities of motor and cognitive rehabilitation.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/jcm10112328 pmid:34073464 fatcat:2gikvshmczho5jhfftuzxff34q

Effects of Smartphone-Based Compensatory Cognitive Training and Physical Activity on Cognition, Depression, and Self-Esteem in Women with Subjective Cognitive Decline

Yanghee Pang, Oksoo Kim
2021 Brain Sciences  
Subjective cognitive decline is a symptom that may appear in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease.  ...  This study examined the effects of smartphone-based calendar training and walking exercise regimen on postmenopausal women experiencing subjective cognitive decline.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/brainsci11081029 fatcat:ako2bdnmbbb6nhckmu6bz4iygu

Current advances in digital cognitive assessment for preclinical Alzheimer's disease

Fredrik Öhman, Jason Hassenstab, David Berron, Michael Schöll, Kathryn V. Papp
2021 Alzheimer's and Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment and Disease Monitoring  
Here, we provide a snapshot review of the current state of digital cognitive assessment for preclinical AD including different device platforms/assessment approaches, levels of validation, and implementation  ...  Concurrently, the landscape of digital cognitive assessment is rapidly evolving as technology advances, older adult tech-adoption increases, and external events (i.e., COVID-19) necessitate remote digital  ...  Scale or the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) Electronic Test.  ... 
doi:10.1002/dad2.12217 fatcat:i22ds77d5rgjjjrg6mqsi2ar44

The Prevalence and the Effect of COVID-19 Infection on Older Patients with Dementia: A Single-center Experience in the Light of Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment

Merve Güner Oytun, Yelda Öztürk, Arzu Okyar Baş, Serdar Ceylan, Burcu Balam Doğu, Mustafa Cankurtaran, Meltem Gülhan Halil
2022 European Journal of Geriatrics and Gerontology  
discovered a relationship between a load of dementia and COVID-19 events (4). Furthermore, the mortality rate because of COVID-19 has been reported to be higher in dementia patients.  ...  On the other hand, there is limited data in the literature about the prevalence of COVID-19 in patients with dementia, one study from Spain was reported that the prevalence of COVID-19 in patients with  ...  Orientation was assessed through ten questions, year, season, date, day, month, town, county, hospital, floor, and the current president of the Republic of Turkey.  ... 
doi:10.4274/ejgg.galenos.2022.2022-2-1 fatcat:fnmdlp2ke5bvzojitdoy5na2oy


Serge Ageyev, Andrii Yarovyi
2021 Informatyka Automatyka Pomiary w Gospodarce i Ochronie Środowiska  
This paper focuses on intelligent assistant for power wheelchair (PW) usage in home conditions. Especially in the context of PW intelligent assistant as a consumer product.  ...  Further prospects of research and development are noted.  ...  Acknowledgment Research in this paper was funded by R&D grant from Poland The National Centre of Research and Development as one of winners for 2019 innovation support program (winner #24, POIR.01.01.01  ... 
doi:10.35784/iapgos.2716 fatcat:il2u7yvtevgz5guwdanidfs7ca

Use of nonintrusive sensor-based information and communication technology for real-world evidence for clinical trials in dementia

Stefan Teipel, Alexandra König, Jesse Hoey, Jeff Kaye, Frank Krüger, Julie M. Robillard, Thomas Kirste, Claudio Babiloni
2018 Alzheimer's & Dementia  
Cognitive function is an important end point of treatments in dementia clinical trials.  ...  Measuring cognitive function by standardized tests, however, is biased toward highly constrained environments (such as hospitals) in selected samples.  ...  of long-term observations of behavior and cognition.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jalz.2018.05.003 pmid:29936147 pmcid:PMC6179371 fatcat:swq2hmb76facrkegs6eqpdcziy

Passive objective measures in the assessment of problematic smartphone use: A systematic review

Francesca C. Ryding, Daria J. Kuss
2020 Addictive Behaviors Reports  
A systematic search was conducted using Web of Science, Scopus, PsychInfo and PubMed databases to identify passive objective measures that have been employed to assess problematic smartphone use, resulting  ...  Objective data that were monitored predominantly focussed on general screen usage time and checking patterns.  ...  Since self-report assessments predominantly evaluate conscious measures, it is likely that that the cognitive and automatic processes that are related to problematic smartphone use (e.g., compulsivity)  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.abrep.2020.100257 pmid:32467846 pmcid:PMC7244920 fatcat:m3vfhcd6mbb4xfejkydrlblkiq

Mild Cognitive Impairment Detection Using Machine Learning Models Trained on Data Collected from Serious Games

Christos Karapapas, Christos Goumopoulos
2021 Applied Sciences  
Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) is an indicative precursor of Alzheimer's disease and its early detection is critical to restrain further cognitive deterioration through preventive measures.  ...  In particular, a custom methodology is proposed, which consists of a series of steps to train and evaluate classification models that could discriminate healthy from cognitive impaired individuals on the  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/app11178184 fatcat:c5fejhzsn5b6fnxorbctmvng4a

Slowing of Event-Related Potentials in Primary Progressive Aphasia. A case report

Salvatore Giaquinto, Francesca Ranghi
2009 The Scientific World Journal  
This study was aimed at assessing the role of speed of cognitive abilities, such as word recognition, in PPA. The design is a single-case, longitudinal study.  ...  They permit observation of a speed decline in higher cognitive abilities, when pathological changes at a central level begin and language comprehension seems to be unaffected.  ...  The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest. They are indebted to Mrs. Vissia Bachieca from RAI (Radio-Televisione Italiana) for the spoken words.  ... 
doi:10.1100/tsw.2009.67 pmid:19618091 pmcid:PMC5823179 fatcat:hffnunnpxbhttcknj3ldlqbr6y
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