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    • A machine learning methodology for the selection and classification of spontaneous spinal cord dorsum potentials allows disclosure of structured (non-random) changes in neuronal connectivity induced by nociceptive stimulation 

      Martín Muñoz, Mario; Contreras-Hernández, Enrique; Béjar Alonso, Javier; Espósito, Gennaro; Chávez, Diógenes; Glusman, Silvio; Cortés García, Claudio Ulises; Rudomín, Pablo (2015-08-26)
      Article
      Open Access
    • A web-based platform for people with memory problems and their caregivers (CAREGIVERSPRO-MMD): Mixed-methods evaluation of usability 

      Zafeiridi, Paraskevi; Paulson, Kevin; Dunn, Rosie; Cortés García, Claudio Ulises; Barrué Subirana, Cristian; Cortés Martínez, Atia (JMIR, 2018-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Background: The increasing number of people with dementia (PwD) drives research exploring Web-based support interventions to provide effective care for larger populations. In this concept, a Web-based platform (CAREGIVERSPRO-MMD, ...
    • Analysis and enhancement of an individual based model strategy to study tuberculosis at a city level 

      Puig Camps, Bernat (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Tuberculosis is still a worldwide health problem. In this work, several databases have been analyzed in order to obtain more information on the social factors related to the transmission of tuberculosis. In addition, a ...
    • Analysis of the dynamics of gray matter reduction in Alzheimers disease 

      Aduriz Berasategi, Asier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-05-13)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      This project attempts to study the cerebral atrophy patterns in gray matter across the different stages of the Alzheimer’s Disease (AD), or more specifically, along the entire AD continuum, in a voxelwise approach. To this ...
    • Análisis de la coordinación del movimiento de las extremidades delanteras y traseras en ratas deambulando en una cinta rodante 

      Snider Fiñana, Daniel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      From the paw?s footprints obtained from rats walking on a treadmill, I have designed algorithms to study the degree of coordination between the front and back legs. We have used the digi-gait system to capture the footprints ...
    • Android Implementation of a Visualisation, Sonification and AI-Assisted Interpretation of Neonatal EEG 

      Salgado Burruezo, Eduard (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-05)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      The aim of this project is the implementation of an Android App to help healthcare professionals to check newborn health status by observing neonatal EEG signals, without having extensive training in EEG interpretation. ...
    • Assessing open source communities' health using Service Oriented Computing concepts 

      Oriol Hilari, Marc; Franco Bedoya, Óscar Hernán; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Marco Gómez, Jordi (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The quality of Open Source Software products is directly related to its community's health. To date, health analysis is made accessing available data repositories or using software management tools that are often too static ...
    • Assessment of electrocardiograms with pretraining and shallow networks 

      Ribas Ripoll, Vicent; Wojdel, Anna; Ramos, Pablo; Romero Merino, Enrique; Brugada Terradellas, Josep (Computing in Cardiology, 2014)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Objective: Clinical Decision Support Systems normally resort to annotated signals for the automatic assessment of ECG signals. In this paper we put forward a new method for the assessment of normal/abnormal heart function ...
    • Asthma monitoring 

      Bonson Lopez, Aventi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-07-19)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza im. S. Staszica w Krakowie
      English: This thesis is aimed on the development of eHealth application able to treat asthma and COPD patients remotely. The patients will avoid periodical visits to the hospital. The application is developed under Windows ...
    • Automatic classification of gait patterns using a smart rollator and the BOSS model 

      Ojeda, Maribel; Cortés Martínez, Atia; Béjar Alonso, Javier; Cortés García, Claudio Ulises (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2018)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Nowadays, the risk of falling in older adults is a major concern due to the severe consequences it brings to socio-economic and public health systems. Some pathologies cause mobility problems in the aged population, leading ...
    • Automatic ventricle segmentation using CNNs in cardiac MRI 

      Garcia Cabrera, Carles (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-01-24)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   University of Auckland
      Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging has been proven to be a great aid tool in clinical diagnosis. Computational models arising from these images have been developed for many years by engineers, radiologists and clinicians. ...
    • Co-occurrence patterns in diagnostic data 

      Piceno Cabrera, Marie Ely; Rodríguez Navas, Laura; Balcázar Navarro, José Luis (Wiley (John Wiley & Sons), 2020-04-12)
      Article
      Open Access
      We demonstrate how graph decomposition techniques can be employed for the visualization of hierarchical co-occurrence patterns between medical data items. Our research is based on Gaifman graphs (a mathematical concept ...
    • Composition of New Features into a Wireless Nurse Call System 

      Morey Pasqual, Antoni (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2011-02-11)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet
      Català: Les necessitats sanitàries evolucionen de manera constant; algunes d?aquestes necessitats ja estan cobertes per la tecnologia actual entre que altres encara no. Aquesta tesi ofereix una anàlisi crítica de la recerca ...
    • Counting-by-Detection with Three-dimensional Fully Convolutional Networks 

      Mas Pujol, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-01-25)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
      The project goal is to count and detect instances in an image using deep learning. We target the regime where object detectors need to work reliably in scenarios with crowding, overlapping or instances with a small size. ...
    • Data mining of patients on weaning trials from mechanical ventilation using cluster analysis and neural networks 

      Arizmendi Pereira, Carlos Julio; Romero Merino, Enrique; Alquézar Mancho, René; Caminal Magrans, Pere; Díaz, Ivan; Benito, Salvador; Giraldo Giraldo, Beatriz (2009)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The process of weaning from mechanical ventilation is one of the challenges in intensive care. 149 patients under extubation process (T-tube test) were studied: 88 patients with successful trials (group S), 38 patients ...
    • Data-aware picking for medical models 

      Monclús Lahoya, Eva; Vázquez Alcocer, Pere Pau; Navazo Álvaro, Isabel (Springer, 2014-09-30)
      Part of book or chapter of book
      Open Access
      Medical doctors are often faced with the problem of selecting anchoring points in 3D space. These points are commonly used for measurement tasks, such as lengths of bones, or dimensions of pathological structures (e.g. ...
    • DCRoutes (Design & categorization of walking routes for respiratory patients training) 

      Palacios Martinez, Javier; Rull Jariod, Silvia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-02-04)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      DCRoutes es una aplicación web, destinada a ser integrada en un proyecto colaborativo entre el CRAAX y el Hospital Clínic de Barcelona. Uno de los componentes de ese proyecto se centra en facilitar a los médicos, el hecho ...
    • Development of a numerical method to study the diffusion of SERS NPs in resected tissue for binding potential assessment and evaluation 

      Navarro Comes, Eric (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2016-07-19)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Illinois Institute of Technology
      An intraoperative approach for breast tumor-margin assessment is presented, using a kinetic model for surface-enhanced Raman scattering nanoparticles (SERS NPs). A numerical method is developed to understand the behavior ...
    • Development of coaxial probes for permitivity measurament of biological samples 

      Cano Campreciós, Marina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-02)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
    • Discriminating glioblastomas from metastases in a SV1H-MRS brain tumour database 

      Romero Merino, Enrique; Vellido Alcacena, Alfredo; Julià Sapé, Margarida; Arús, Carles (2009)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      A Feature Selection (FS) process with a simple Machine Learning method, namely the Single-Layer Perceptron (SLP), is shown to discriminate metastases from glioblastomas with high accuracy using single voxel H-MRS from an ...