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    • 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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    • A qualitative reasoning approach for measuring citizens’ satisfaction 

      Domingo Gou, Marta; Agell Jané, Núria; Aguado Chao, Juan Carlos; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2004-10)
      Article
      Open Access
    • 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 ...
    • 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)
      Review
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    • Ambulatory mobility characterization using body inertial system: an applicatio to fall detection 

      Torrent Poch, Marc; Bourke, Alan; Llanas Parra, Francesc Xavier; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2009)
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      The aim of this paper is to study the use of a prototype of wearable device for long term monitoring of gait and balance using inertial sensors. First, it is focused on the design of the device that can be used all day ...
    • Ambulatory mobility characterization using body inertial system: an application to fall detection 

      Torrent Poch, Marc; Bourke, Alan; Llanas Parra, Francesc Xavier; Català Mallofré, Andreu (Springer Verlag, 2009)
      Conference report
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      The aim of this paper is to study the use of a prototype of wearable device for long term monitoring of gait and balance using inertial sensors. First, it is focused on the design of the device that can be used all day ...
    • An OSA-CBM Multi-Agent Vehicle Health Management Architecture for Self-Health Awareness 

      Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; González, Gustavo; Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2007-06)
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      Integrated Vehicle Health Management (IVHM) systems on modern aircraft or autonomous unmanned vehicles should provide diagnostic and prognostic capabilities with lower support costs and amount of data traffic. When mission ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Beyond cognition and affect: sensing the unconscious 

      Ivonin, Leonid; Huang-Ming, Chang; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Chen, Wei; Rauterberg, Mattias (Taylor & Francis, 2015-03-04)
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      In the past decade, research on human-computer interaction has embraced psychophysiological user interfaces that enhance awareness of computers about conscious cognitive and affective states of users and increase their ...
    • Building bridges for innovation in ageing: Synergies between action groups of the EIP on AHA 

      Bousquet, Jean; Bewick, M.; Cano, A.; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2017-01-01)
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      The Strategic Implementation Plan of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA) proposed six Action Groups. After almost three years of activity, many achievements have been obtained ...
    • Can children take advantage of Nao gaze-based hints during gameplay? 

      Mwangi, Eunice; Díaz Boladeras, Marta; Barakova, Emilia; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Rauterberg, Mattias (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2017)
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      This paper presents a study that analyzes the effects of robots’ gaze hints on children's performance in a card-matching game. We conducted a within-subjects study, in which children played a card game “Memory” in 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 ...
    • Curs d'instal·lació d'Internet per satèl·lit amb telefonia VolP i WIFI 

      Català Mallofré, Andreu (2007)
      Poster (CCD project)
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    • Deep learning for detecting freezing of gait episodes in Parkinson’s disease based on accelerometers 

      Camps Sereix, 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)
      Conference report
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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 ...
    • Deep learning for freezing of gait detection in Parkinson’s disease patients in their homes using a waist-worn inertial measurement unit 

      Camps Sereix, Julià; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Martín Muñoz, Mario; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Pérez López, Carlos; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Alcaine, Sheila; Mestre, Berta; Prats, Anna; Crespo, M. Cruz; Counihan, Timothy; Browne, Patrick; Quinlan, Leo R.; ÓLaighin, Gearóid; Sweeney, Dean; Lewy, Hadas; Vainstein, Gabriel; Costa, Alberto; Annicchiarico, Roberta; Bayés, Àngels; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro (2017-10-16)
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      Among Parkinson’s disease (PD) motor symptoms, freezing of gait (FOG) may be the most incapacitating. FOG episodes may result in falls and reduce patients’ quality of life. Accurate assessment of FOG would provide objective ...