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  • A double closed loop to enhance the quality of life of Parkinson's disease patients: REMPARK system 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Rovira, Jordi; Ahlrichs, Claas; Castro, Rui; Cevada, Joao (IOS Press, 2014)
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    This paper presents REMPARK system, a novel approach to deal with Parkinson's Disease (PD). REMPARK system comprises two closed loops of actuation onto PD. The first loop consists in a wearable system that, based on a ...
  • A heterogeneous database for movement knowledge extraction in Parkinson's disease 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro (2013)
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    This paper presents the design and methodology used to create a heterogeneous database for knowledge movement extraction in Parkinson's Disease. This database is being constructed as part of REM- PARK project and is ...
  • A “HOLTER” for Parkinson's disease: validation of the ability to detect on-off states using the REMPARK system 

    Bayés, Àngels; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Prats París, Anna; Pérez López, Carlos; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan (2018-01-01)
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    The treatment of Parkinson's disease (PD) with levodopa is very effective. However, over time, motor complications (MCs) appear, restricting the patient from leading a normal life. One of the most disabling MCs is ON-OFF ...
  • A kinematic sensor and algorithm to detect motor fluctuations in Parkinson disease: Validation study under real conditions of use 

    Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro; Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Català Mallofré, Andreu (JMIR, 2018-04-01)
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  • Algoritmos de monitorización de síntomas de la enfermedad de Parkinson 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2015-03-31)
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  • Algoritmos de monitorización de síntomas de la enfermedad de Parkinson [update] 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2016-12-23)
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  • Analysis of correlation between an accelerometer-Based algorithm for Detecting Parkinsonian gait and UPDRS subscales 

    Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Alcaine, Sheila; Mestre, Berta; Quispe, Paola; Giuliani, Benedetta; Vainstein, Gabriel; Browne, Patrick; Sweeney, Dean; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Bayés, Àngels; Lewy, Hadas; Costa, Alberto; Annicchiarico, Roberta; Counihan, Timothy; ÓLaighin, Gearóid; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan (2017-09-01)
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    Background: Our group earlier developed a small monitoring device, which uses accelerometer measurements to accurately detect motor fluctuations in patients with Parkinson’s (On and Off state) based on an algorithm that ...
  • Analyzing human gait and posture by combining feature selection and kernel methods 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Pardo Ayala, Diego Esteban; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan (2011-09)
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    This paper evaluates a set of computational algorithms for the automatic estimation of human postures and gait properties from signals provided by an inertial body sensor. The use of a single sensor device imposes ...
  • An interval technical indicator for financial time series forecasting 

    Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Sanchez, German; Sanabria, José A.; Agell Jané, Núria (2011)
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    In this work we compare the performance of some standard technical indicators with an interval technical indicator, the moving interval (MI), for time series forecasting. MI has the advantage of taking into account the ...
  • AoL: Action Learning: A methodology to capture expertise in adjustment tasks 

    Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Agell Jané, Núria (2012)
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    It is well known that some people can perform a task with greater precision and accuracy than others: they are experts. In the past, experts were interviewed to find out why they have this expertise, but this was not ...
  • Assessing motor fluctuations in Parkinson’s disease patients based on a single inertial sensor 

    Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; De Mingo Fernandez, Eva; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro (2016-12-15)
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    Altered movement control is typically the first noticeable symptom manifested by Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients. Once under treatment, the effect of the medication is very patent and patients often recover correct ...
  • A transformational creativity tool to support chocolate designers 

    Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Agell Jané, Núria (Elsevier, 2015-12-01)
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    A new formulation of the central ideas of Boden's well-established theory on combinational, exploratory and transformational creativity is presented. This new formulation, based on the idea of conceptual space, redefines ...
  • A Transformational creativity tool to support musical composition 

    Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Agell, Nuria (IOS Press BV, 2017)
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    In this paper we use the idea of conceptual space introduced by Boden and redefine some properties such appropriateness and relevance that facilitate the computational implementation of the transformational creativity ...
  • A waist-worn inertial measurement unit for Parkinson’s disease long-term monitoring 

    Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Mestre, Berta; Alcaine, Sheila; Prats, Anna; Cruz Crespo, Mari; Bayés, Àngels (2017-04-11)
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    Inertial measurement units (IMUs) are devices used, among other fields, in health applications, since they are light, small and effective. More concretely, IMUs have demonstrated to accurately monitor motor symptoms of ...
  • A wearable inertial measurement unit for long-term monitoring in the dependency care area 

    Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2013-10-18)
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    Human movement analysis is a field of wide interest since it enables the assessment of a large variety of variables related to quality of life. Human movement can be accurately evaluated through Inertial Measurement Units ...
  • Basketball activity recognition using wearable inertial measurement units 

    Nguyen, Le Nguyen Ngu; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Cavallaro, Andrea (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2015)
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    The analysis and evaluation of human movement is a growing research area within the field of sports monitoring. This analysis can help support the enhancement of an athlete's performance, the prediction of injuries or the ...
  • Comparative and adaptation of step detection and step length estimators to a lateral belt worn accelerometer 

    Sayeed, Taufique; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan (2013)
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    Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disease that predominantly alter patients’ motor performance and compromises the speed, the automaticity and fluidity of natural movements. The patients fluctuate between ...
  • Comparison and adaptation of step length and gait speed estimators from single belt worn accelerometer positioned on lateral side of the body 

    Sayeed, Taufique; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan (2013)
    Conference lecture
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    Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disease that predominantly alter patients’ motor performance and compromises the speed, the automaticity and fluidity of natural movements. The patients fluctuate between ...
  • Creativity Support System for cake design 

    Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Agell Jané, Núria (2015)
    Conference report
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    In this paper, a new formulation of Creativity is presented in the context of Creativity Support Systems. This formulation is based on the central ideas of the theory of Boden. It redefines some concepts such as appropriateness ...
  • Deep learning for detecting freezing of gait episodes in Parkinson’s disease based on accelerometers 

    Camps, Julià; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Martín Muñoz, Mario; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Pérez López, Carlos; Alcaine, Sheila; Mestre, Berta; Prats, Anna; Crespo, M. Cruz; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Bayés, Àngels; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2017)
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    Freezing of gait (FOG) is one of the most incapacitating symptoms among the motor alterations of Parkinson’s disease (PD). Manifesting FOG episodes reduce patients’ quality of life and their autonomy to perform daily living ...