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Health-Enabling Technologies for Telerehabilitation of the Shoulder: A Feasibility and User Acceptance Study

Bianca Steiner, Lena Elgert, Birgit Saalfeld, Jonas Schwartze, Horst Peter Borrmann, Axel Kobelt-Pönicke, Andreas Figlewicz, Detlev Kasprowski, Michael Thiel, Ralf Kreikebohm, Reinhold Haux, Klaus-Hendrik Wolf
2020 Methods of Information in Medicine  
Methods A nonblinded, nonrandomized exploratory feasibility study was conducted over a 2-year period in patients' homes.  ...  Objectives The presented pilot study AGT-Reha-P2 evaluates the technical feasibility and user acceptance of the home-based telerehabilitation system AGT-Reha.  ...  supervision of the study participants, and Nils Backenköhler, Phil Lindow and Lennart Drescher for their valuable contributions.  ... 
doi:10.1055/s-0040-1713685 pmid:32777826 fatcat:o2dgmsndhrhw3dt3j3hoxc5rzm

A graphical, database-querying interface for casual, naive computer users

Clifford G. Burgess
1991 International Journal of Man-Machine Studies  
specifically for the purposes of this study, is not practiced at querying a database.  ...  Finally, a natural language query language provides a means of entering a query in a syntax (that of ordinary English) which is familiar to the user.  ...  interface for a specific group of casual, naive computer users.  ... 
doi:10.1016/0020-7373(91)90049-d fatcat:thwrr4m54jfrfgxyedq2g5y3di

A study on the development of a user-focused multi-functional convergence-smart-fashion product

Hyunseung Lee
2020 Heliyon  
In this study, we aim to investigate the optimized way for the development of convergence-smart-fashion prototypes that provide user-oriented multi-functionality to increase the potential features of fashion  ...  body heat through a built-in-screen and smartphone application for a user's health-care.  ...  The technologies for user-centered wearable sensing to perceive the environmental information can be comprehended as "context-aware computing" [11] .  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.heliyon.2019.e03130 pmid:31922048 pmcid:PMC6948269 fatcat:hwtbwsicajgr7ckmuwpknpksmy

User-centred assistive SystEm for arm Functions in neUromuscuLar subjects (USEFUL): a randomized controlled study

Valeria Longatelli, Alberto Antonietti, Emilia Biffi, Eleonora Diella, Maria Grazia D'Angelo, Mauro Rossini, Franco Molteni, Marco Bocciolone, Alessandra Pedrocchi, Marta Gandolla
2021 Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation  
The clinical trial was also registered as a post-market study at the Italian Ministry of Health.  ...  Background Upper limb assistive devices can compensate for muscular weakness and empower the user in the execution of daily activities.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors thank the participants for their time, availability, and precious comments about the tested devices, and all the assessors for their invaluable contribution to this study.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12984-020-00794-z pmid:33407580 fatcat:t7fab2hoczcltk2l3tht2n2cva

Mapping Directional Mid-Air Unistroke Gestures to Interaction Commands: A User Elicitation and Evaluation Study

Yiqi Xiao, Ke Miao, Chenhan Jiang
2021 Symmetry  
Directional unistroke gestures make use of the symmetry of the semantics of commands, which makes a more systematic gesture set for users' cognition and reduces the number of gestures users need to learn  ...  Through a user elicitation study, a gesture set containing eight directional mid-air unistroke gestures was selected by subjective ratings of the direction in respect to its association degree with the  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/sym13101926 fatcat:xbwdnncynrax3ipkqs3uhrf62e

User Centered Design of an Interactive Mobile Assistance and Supervision System for Rehabilitation Purposes [chapter]

Florian Klompmaker, Anke Workowski, Wolfgang Thronicke, Florian Ostermair, Detlev Willemsen, Jan-Dirk Hoffmann
2013 Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering  
This paper describes the user centered development of a mobile assistance and supervision system for cardiac disease patients.  ...  We here present the User Centered Design process, the technical realization as well as the interaction modalities of our system.  ...  The results from our earlier studies for designing the user interfaces and icons [8] were used during the development.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-37893-5_5 fatcat:tm66rkc5m5cdloqqiviym374fi

Motion-Sensing Based Management System for Smart Context-Awareness Rehabilitation Healthcare

Tung-Hung Lu, Hsing-Chen Lin, Rong-Rong Chen, Ya-Ling Chen
2013 Advances in Internet of Things  
In this paper, a motion-sensing based management system for smart context-awareness rehabilitation healthcare including various balance exercise is built by the integration of the physiological sensing  ...  , exercise skeleton streaming, center of pressure (COP), center of gravity (COG) and physiological information to the telecare-end center.  ...  Conclusion A system was designed to develop a set of balance rehabilitation exercises for patients with SCA for continuous rough information and comon exercise system provides users with diverse personalized  ... 
doi:10.4236/ait.2013.32a001 fatcat:aq5gbgli6jdljdi5v4nv36ki3a

Formative Evaluation and Preliminary Findings of a Virtual Reality Telerehabilitation System for the Lower Extremity

Judith A. Deutsch, Jeffrey A. Lewis, Elizabeth Whitworth, Rares Boian, Grigore Burdea, Marilyn Tremaine
2005 Presence - Teleoperators and Virtual Environments  
In this paper, 5 integrated interfaces with 3 simultaneous users are evaluated via a set of usability studies, which adapt traditional methods for assessing the ease of use of the interface design.  ...  A single expert domain user was run in an intensive study that examined the therapist manual and interfaces of the Rutgers Ankle Rehabilitation System (RARS).  ...  Normally, each of the interfaces (except for the training manual) is tested in an unrelated usability study.  ... 
doi:10.1162/1054746053967030 fatcat:yctj24t6jfdnrnbs2fbltj2bvq

Feasibility study into self-administered training at home using an arm and hand device with motivational gaming environment in chronic stroke

Sharon M. Nijenhuis, Gerdienke B. Prange, Farshid Amirabdollahian, Patrizio Sale, Francesco Infarinato, Nasrin Nasr, Gail Mountain, Hermie J. Hermens, Arno H. A. Stienen, Jaap H. Buurke, Johan S. Rietman
2015 Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation  
Methods: A dynamic wrist and hand orthosis was combined with a remotely monitored user interface with motivational gaming environment for self-administered training at home.  ...  The objective of this study was to assess the feasibility and potential clinical changes associated with a technology-supported arm and hand training system at home for patients with chronic stroke.  ...  Instructions for usage were shown within the patient user interface of the system, and participants were also provided with a hard copy user manual.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12984-015-0080-y pmid:26452749 pmcid:PMC4599772 fatcat:kw6s46nf7zatno3ulq2ten3feu

Magic Mirror for Neurorehabilitation of People with Upper Limb Dysfunction Using Kinect

Orlando Erazo, Jose A. Pino, Rosario Pino, Alfonso Asenjo, Carmen Fernandez
2014 2014 47th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences  
Most patients requiring neurorehabilitation continue training at home without supervision of their therapists.  ...  We propose to support these patients with an application that follows the Magic Mirror paradigm, using a Natural User Interface and Microsoft Kinect.  ...  A NUI is "a user interface designed to reuse existing skills for interacting appropriately with content" [12] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/hicss.2014.329 dblp:conf/hicss/ErazoPPAFA14 fatcat:a33i6evtejbqhjrlz4k4abdg5y

Second Insulin Pump Safety Meeting: Summary Report

Y. Zhang, P. L. Jones, D. C. Klonoff
2010 Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology  
, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Office of Science and Engineering Laboratories.  ...  medical, nursing, and pump/user perspectives.  ...  Acknowledgment: We give a special thanks to Ms. Shelby Speas from Mills-Peninsula Health Services for her assistance in making the meeting a success.  ... 
doi:10.1177/193229681000400232 pmid:20307411 pmcid:PMC2864186 fatcat:4mtep7mmjjgupblzmcuedc6pea

Software for Administering the National Cancer Institute's Patient-Reported Outcomes Version of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events: Usability Study

Martin W Schoen, Ethan Basch, Lori L Hudson, Arlene E Chung, Tito R Mendoza, Sandra A Mitchell, Diane St. Germain, Paul Baumgartner, Laura Sit, Lauren J Rogak, Marwan Shouery, Eve Shalley (+7 others)
2018 JMIR Human Factors  
We conducted testing with patients both in clinics and at home (remotely) for both Web-based and telephone interfaces. Furthermore, we refined the software between rounds and retested.  ...  of patient surveys (for professionals).  ...  Acknowledgments Funding for this project was provided through contract HHSN261201000043C, awarded by the National Cancer Institute.  ... 
doi:10.2196/10070 pmid:30012546 pmcid:PMC6066634 fatcat:jgnlqacklrg4hdgcpxqsqu5txu

A Multi-Interface Platform System for Assistance and Evaluation of Disabled People

Chadi Fouad Riman, Hector Peralta, Eric Monacelli, Yasser Alayli, Ali El Hajj, Imad Mougharbel
2011 Applied Bionics and Biomechanics  
The software facilitates the saving of experimental data for analysis, it can be automatically reconfigured to match user's ability, and it is operated locally or remotely through the internet.  ...  This platform allows the control of different systems (PC games, robot, electric wheelchair) using different interfaces (mouse, joystick, etc.).  ...  This mode can be used for training purposes in which the user remotely manipulates a real electric wheel chair in a real environment.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2011/587413 fatcat:lemck6gm5ndq3ghzt5scfgp6f4

A Non-intrusive Monitoring System for Ambient Assisted Living Service Delivery [chapter]

Willy Allègre, Thomas Burger, Pascal Berruet, Jean-Yves Antoine
2012 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Automation of smart home for ambient assisted living is currently based on a widespread use of sensors.  ...  In this paper, we propose a monitoring system based on the semantic analysis of home automation logs (user requests).  ...  Fig. 2 . 2 User-centered design flow for the control and the supervision of smart home make knowledge machine-understandable, by formalizing and by making explicit the semantic relations between concepts  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-30779-9_19 fatcat:ztlshe4ckjf6tpliixmgdq4kwi

Development of an Online Health Care Assessment for Preventive Medicine: A Machine Learning Approach

Cheng-Sheng Yu, Yu-Jiun Lin, Chang-Hsien Lin, Shiyng-Yu Lin, Jenny L Wu, Shy-Shin Chang
2020 Journal of Medical Internet Research  
In the future, we aim to connect hospitals worldwide with our platform, so that health care practitioners can make diagnoses or provide patient education to remote patients.  ...  Objective In this study, we applied machine learning techniques to construct a medical database system from electronic medical records (EMRs) of subjects who have undergone health examination.  ...  No funding bodies had any role in the study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript. Conflicts of Interest None declared.  ... 
doi:10.2196/18585 pmid:32501272 fatcat:lmoxtbv3sngsderrbkcl7eht2q
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