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Towards ambient assisted cities using linked data and data analysis

Rubén Mulero, Vladimir Urosevic, Aitor Almeida, Christos Tatsiopoulos
2018 Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing  
As citizens' age increases, smart cities must adapt to help them to age properly.  ...  In this paper we present two of the tools developed during the project.  ...  Acknowledgements This work has been supported by the European Commission under the City4Age project Grant agreement number: 689731.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s12652-018-0916-y fatcat:ptpfyj2gt5hj7eaugzimtgqoni

Smart Cities and Healthcare: A Systematic Review

Pacheco Rocha, Dias, Santinha, Rodrigues, Queirós, Rodrigues
2019 Technologies  
These studies reported on smart city applications to support population surveillance, active ageing, healthy lifestyles, disabled people, response to emergencies, care services organization, and socialization  ...  Objectives: The study reported in this article aimed to identify: (i) the most relevant applications supported by smart city infrastructure with an impact on the provision of healthcare; (ii) the types  ...  These results show that smart cities can have an impact on public health (i.e., disease prevention and health promotions), which is in line with some of the current concerns.  ... 
doi:10.3390/technologies7030058 fatcat:brapf4d4vrhjtntoryjdieatum


2020 Architecture Civil Engineering Environment  
The article refers to the idea of age-friendly city in connection with the Smart City. As the method a systematic literature review was used, based on the available scientific databases.  ...  The results shows that the largest part of project activities in this area involves the use of Internet of Things infrastructure in the field of healthcare and for care services as well as for the maintenance  ...  As it was clarified on the basis of desk studies by Song, (Song et al.), there are three ways in achieving health and well-being in ageing populations: engaging the elderly in healthy activities (prevention  ... 
doi:10.21307/acee-2020-015 fatcat:xx2673dybbf4ze7gzfu2hrvqse

An IoT-aware AAL System to Capture Behavioral Changes of Elderly People

Luca Mainetti, Luigi Patrono, Andrea Secco, Ilaria Sergi
2017 Journal of Communications Software and Systems  
The ageing of population is a phenomenon that is affecting the majority of developed countries around the world and will soon affect developing economies too.  ...  This work aims to describe the ongoing activities within the City4Age project, funded by the Horizon 2020 Programme of the European Commission, mainly focused on the use of IoT technologies to develop  ...  The first and core objective of City4Age is to enable Ambient Assisted Cities or Age-friendly Cities.  ... 
doi:10.24138/jcomss.v13i2.374 fatcat:skx67t6harh33jjyernbwm7aiu

Smart Cities' Applications to Facilitate the Mobility of Older Adults: A Systematic Review of the Literature

Nelson Pacheco Rocha, Rute Bastardo, João Pavão, Gonçalo Santinha, Mário Rodrigues, Carlos Rodrigues, Alexandra Queirós, Ana Dias
2021 Applied Sciences  
the research on smart cities'.  ...  This study aimed to identify: (i) the relevant applications based on information technologies and requiring smart cities' infrastructure to facilitate the mobility of older adults in URBAN SPACES; (ii)  ...  Introduction Population ageing is taking place worldwide. In most countries, people live longer and, overall, in better health conditions than before.  ... 
doi:10.3390/app11146395 fatcat:7xmgsqjyvjdslp5skw663seiym

An IoT-Aware Architecture for Collecting and Managing Data Related to Elderly Behavior

Aitor Almeida, Alessandro Fiore, Luca Mainetti, Ruben Mulero, Luigi Patrono, Piercosimo Rametta
2017 Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing  
The world population will be made up of a growing number of elderly people in the near future.  ...  As part of the City4Age project, this work describes a novel approach for collecting and managing data about elderly behavior during their normal activities.  ...  Acknowledgments The authors acknowledge the contributions of all partners of the City4Age Consortium: many of the ideas and concepts described in this work are due to them.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2017/5051915 fatcat:5d4gc3x4afdoncjwtck7b7huey

A critical analysis of an IoT—aware AAL system for elderly monitoring

Aitor Almeida, Rubén Mulero, Piercosimo Rametta, Vladimir Urošević, Marina Andrić, Luigi Patrono
2019 Future generations computer systems  
for data sending to the Shared Repository is the most preferable way. • Linked Open Data to share results is fundamental in a Smart City perspective. • Frailty/MCI risk detection based on high-level geriatric  ...  The proposed system architecture is used by the H2020 City4Age project to support geriatricians for the early detection of MCI and frailty conditions.  ...  Acknowledgements We acknowledge the contributions of all partners of the City4Age Consortium: many of the ideas and concepts described in this work are due to them.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.future.2019.03.019 fatcat:ry2mhx3tqndglb2cysqotetnqe

How will IoT Influence the Quality of Life for Silver Population?

Mihaela Cazacu, Alexandru Hanţă, Emilia Ţiţan
2018 International Journal of Business, Humanities and Technology  
For silver population, the impact of the Internet on all Things will be strong especially in Smart Health technologies that will have the role of preventing and treating effectively existing diseases.  ...  The economic impact of smart solutions in the health sector has reached European level at about 10% of the Gross Domestic Product, but in the coming years there is a significant increase in revenue in  ...  case the attention is focused on good health and well-being (7%), smart cities and communities (19%).  Measurement of the actual projects is really challenging Based on the research results, 95% of the  ... 
doi:10.30845/ijbht.v8n1a3 fatcat:mtcu4wpkxrb2dnrf64n6kjy3aa

Predicting Human Behaviour with Recurrent Neural Networks

Aitor Almeida, Gorka Azkune
2018 Applied Sciences  
As the average age of the urban population increases, cities must adapt to improve the quality of life of their citizens.  ...  The City4Age H2020 project is working on the early detection of the risks related to mild cognitive impairment and frailty and on providing meaningful interventions that prevent these risks.  ...  Acknowledgments: This work has been supported by the European Commission under the City4Age Project Grant Agreement (No. 689731).  ... 
doi:10.3390/app8020305 fatcat:f4suxvgm2nhnfmc4sjwpezb3vm

Sustainable Technologies for Older Adults

Jorge Morato, Sonia Sanchez-Cuadrado, Ana Iglesias, Adrián Campillo, Carmen Fernández-Panadero
2021 Sustainability  
The study describes some interesting research projects addressing three different aspects of older adults' daily lives—health, daily activities and wellbeing—and policies to promote healthy aging and improve  ...  The exponential evolution of technology and the growth of the elderly population are two phenomena that will inevitably interact with increasing frequency in the future.  ...  The data presented in this study are openly available in Wok of Sciences and Scopus repositories, being analyzed and summarized and including this data in the paper.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13158465 fatcat:qnhum6dnmzdclmks2ckfdkhtzi

Smart and Age-Friendly Communities in Poland. An Analysis of Institutional and Individual Conditions for a New Concept of Smart Development of Ageing Communities

Aldona Podgórniak-Krzykacz, Justyna Przywojska, Justyna Wiktorowicz
2020 Energies  
In the face of the dynamic ageing of local communities, smart cities and smart villages programs should seek to ensure meeting the needs of the elderly and promoting solutions tailored to their computer  ...  The paper aims to examine whether the smart city/smart village idea focused on meeting the needs of the elderly and seeking to shape age-friendly local communities and the environment could be implemented  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/en13092268 fatcat:ffepdfleybcn7e23tji32e7jsy

Baseline Modelling and Composite Representation of Unobtrusively (IoT) Sensed Behaviour Changes Related to Urban Physical Well-Being [chapter]

Vladimir Urošević, Marina Andrić, José A. Pagán
2020 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
devices and survey instruments in 7 global testbed cities) into 5 composite domain indicators/indexes convenient for interpretation and use in predictive public health and preventive interventions.  ...  We present the grounding approach, deployment and preliminary validation of the elementary devised model of physical well-being in urban environments, summarizing the heterogeneous personal Big Data (on  ...  The inclusion and exclusion methods and criteria for recruiting citizens have been specified in relevant previous publications of the Project, such as in Section 2.2.1.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-030-51517-1_13 fatcat:2r6cn73ck5b5hkdpevrcjvr3ky

The Role of Big Data in Aging and Older People's Health Research: A Systematic Review and Ecological Framework

Xinyue Zhang, Xiaolu Gao, Danxian Wu, Zening Xu, Hongjie Wang
2021 Sustainability  
Big data has been prominent in studying aging and older people's health.  ...  Therefore, this paper attempts to propose an ecological framework for big data based on aging and older people's health research.  ...  The funders had no role in the design of the study; in the collection, analyses, or interpretation of data; in the writing of the manuscript, or in the decision to publish the results.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su132111587 fatcat:z323ldj2mbblvb3thkdzco2eaa

Early detection of Alzheimer's diseases through IoT

Padmini Mansingh, Binod Kumar Pattanayak, Bibudhendu Pati
2022 International Journal of Health Sciences  
In order to provide better treatment, the investigation is updated for improved understanding of Alzheimer's disease (AD).  ...  Wearable assistive IoT with complicated embedded artificial perception utilizing deep learning is being developed in this paper and also represents the largest comprehensive study of AD approaches with  ...  Brought together with a term clinical and health care expert to allow the patient with AD for a better quality of life, is the main focus of care.  ... 
doi:10.53730/ijhs.v6ns4.9251 fatcat:itqvpz4iwfetzjwzallwiavpfm

Using IoT Assistive Technologies for Older People Non-Invasive Monitoring and Living Support in Their Homes

Sorin-Aurel Moraru, Adrian Alexandru Moșoi, Dominic Mircea Kristaly, Ionuț Moraru, Vlad Ștefan Petre, Delia Elisabeta Ungureanu, Liviu Marian Perniu, Dan Rosenberg, Maria Elena Cocuz
2022 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
Many western societies are confronted with issues in planning and adapting their health policies due to an ageing population living alone.  ...  The "NOt Alone at Home—NOAH" project aimed to involve older people in the Agile co-creation of services for a collaborative monitoring and awareness notification for remote caregivers.  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors would like to thank all older people and caregivers for their participation and their contributions to the project and data collection.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph19105890 pmid:35627427 pmcid:PMC9140921 fatcat:zxeyqb2f7bfkbadbt3yvyzefiu
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