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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 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 “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 ...
    • 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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    • Alteraciones oculares y visuales en pacientes con Parkinson 

      Sánchez Fernández, Nuria (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2023-01-16)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      OBJECTIU: Realitzar una revisió bibliogràfica sistemàtica sobre les alteracions oculars i visuals en pacients amb la malaltia de Parkinson. MÈTODES: Seguint la metodologia Prisma, es va elaborar una revisió bibliogràfi ...
    • 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 ...
    • Angular velocity analysis boosted by machine learning for helping in the differential diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease and Essential Tremor 

      Loaiza Duque, Julián David; Sánchez Egea, Antonio José; Reeb, Theresa; González Rojas, Hernán Alberto; González Vargas, Andrés Mauricio (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-05-11)
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      Recent research has shown that smartphones/smartwatches have a high potential to help physicians to identify and differentiate between different movement disorders. This work aims to develop Machine Learning models to ...
    • Applying deep-learning techniques to detect freezing of gait episodes in Parkinson's disease patients 

      Camps Sereix, Julià (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-04-28)
      Master thesis
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    • Deep Brain Stimulation lead reconstruction and computer simulation based on neuroimaging for patients with Parkinson’s disease 

      García Cornet, Júlia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-05-03)
      Master thesis
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      Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disease, the second most common age-related illness after Alzheimer’s disease. According to the Spanish Parkinson’s Federation, Parkinson’s affects 160.000 people in Spain ...
    • 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)
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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 ...
    • Desarrollo de un algoritmo de detección de discinesia inducida por levodopa para su implementación en un sensor situado en la cintura 

      Rosás García, Alberto (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-14)
      Bachelor thesis
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      La enfermedad de Parkinson (EP) es un trastorno neurodegenerativo progresivo que afecta principalmente al sistema motor. Los síntomas de la enfermedad incluyen temblor, rigidez y bradicinesia. Los síntomas se desarrollan ...
    • Detecció del Freezing of Gait en malalts de Parkinson 

      Ruiz de Loizaga Ràfols, Borja (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-01-27)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Technical Research Centre for Dependency Care and Autonomous Living (CETpD)
      Aquest projecte pretén estudiar la viabilitat de la detecció del Freezing of Gait(FoG) en malalts de Parkinson a través d’un sensor situat a la cinturà dels pacients. Per això s’analitzen diversos estudis on s’utilitzen ...
    • Detecting freezing of gait with a tri-axial accelerometer in Parkinson’s disease patients 

      Ahlrichs, Claas; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Lawo, Michael; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Pérez López, Carlos; Quinlan, Leo R.; ÓLaighin, Gearóid; Counihan, Timothy; Lewy, Hadas; Annicchiarico, Roberta; Bayés, Àngels; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro (2015-10-01)
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      Freezing of gait (FOG) is a common motor symptom of Parkinson’s disease (PD), which presents itself as an inability to initiate or continue gait. This paper presents a method to monitor FOG episodes based only on acceleration ...
    • Determining the optimal features in freezing of gait detection through a single waist accelerometer in home environments 

      Samà Monsonís, Albert; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Pérez López, Carlos; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Alcaine, Sheila; Mestre, Berta; Prats, Anna; Crespo, M. Cruz; Bayés, Àngels (Elsevier, 2017-05-17)
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      Freezing of gait (FoG) is one of the most disturbing and incapacitating symptoms in Parkinson's disease. It is defined as a sudden block in effective stepping, provoking anxiety, stress and falls. FoG is usually evaluated ...
    • Dopaminergic-induced dyskinesia assessment based on a single belt-worn accelerometer 

      Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Bayés, Àngels; ÓLaighin, Gearóid; Quinlan, Leo R.; Counihan, Timothy; Annicchiarico, Roberta; Lewy, Hadas; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro (2016-01-14)
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      Background After several years of treatment, patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) tend to have, as a side effect of the medication, dyskinesias. Close monitoring may benefit patients by enabling doctors to tailor a ...
    • Dynamic evaluation of spine kinematics in individuals with Parkinson's disease and freezing of gait 

      Palmisano, Chiara; Farinelli, Alessandro; Camuncoli, Federica; Favata, Alessandra; Pezzoli, Gianni; Frigo, Carlo Albino; Isaias, Ioannis Ugo (Elsevier, 2024-02-01)
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      Background Freezing of gait (FoG) is an episodic failure of gait exposing people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) to a high risk of falling. Despite growing evidence of the interconnection between impaired trunk control and ...
    • Estimating bradykinesia severity in Parkinson's disease by analysing gait through a waist-worn sensor 

      Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; De Mingo Fernandez, Eva; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro (Elsevier, 2017-05-01)
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      Bradykinesia is a cardinal symptom of Parkinson's disease (PD) and describes the slowness of movement revealed in patients. Current PD therapies are based on dopamine replacement, and given that bradykinesia is the symptom ...
    • Estudi del control d’estabilitat de plataformes per a la compensació de tremolors biomecànics per a humans 

      Baldrich Salvadó, Alba (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-04-27)
      Bachelor thesis
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      En aquest projecte de fi de grau s’estudiarà el disseny d’un prototip per a una plataforma estabilitzadora per a la compensació de tremolors dels braços. Aquest prototip va dirigit a persones que pateixen de tremolors, a ...