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Wearable technology in physical medicine and rehabilitation

Edited by: Paolo Bonato

An article collection in Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation

This collection of articles has not been sponsored and articles have undergone the journal's standard peer-review process overseen by the Editor-in-Chief and Associate Editors. The Editor-in-Chief and Associate Editors declare no competing interests.

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  1. Content type: Research

    In this paper we describe LiveNet, a flexible wearable platform intended for long-term ambulatory health monitoring with real-time data streaming and context classification. Based on the MIT Wearable Computing...

    Authors: Michael Sung, Carl Marci and Alex Pentland

    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2005 2:17

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  2. Content type: Research

    Advances in miniature sensor technology have led to the development of wearable systems that allow one to monitor motor activities in the field. A variety of classifiers have been proposed in the past, but lit...

    Authors: Delsey M Sherrill, Marilyn L Moy, John J Reilly and Paolo Bonato

    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2005 2:16

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  3. Content type: Research

    Intelligent management of wearable applications in rehabilitation requires an understanding of the current context, which is constantly changing over the rehabilitation process because of changes in the person...

    Authors: Yu Wang and Jack M Winters

    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2005 2:15

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  4. Content type: Research

    Good balance depends on accurate and adequate information from the senses. One way to substitute missing sensory information for balance is with biofeedback technology. We previously reported that audio-biofee...

    Authors: Marco Dozza, Lorenzo Chiari, Becky Chan, Laura Rocchi, Fay B Horak and Angelo Cappello

    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2005 2:13

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  5. Content type: Research

    Monitoring body kinematics has fundamental relevance in several biological and technical disciplines. In particular the possibility to exactly know the posture may furnish a main aid in rehabilitation topics. ...

    Authors: Alessandro Tognetti, Federico Lorussi, Raphael Bartalesi, Silvana Quaglini, Mario Tesconi, Giuseppe Zupone and Danilo De Rossi

    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2005 2:8

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  6. Content type: Research

    Recent technological advances in integrated circuits, wireless communications, and physiological sensing allow miniature, lightweight, ultra-low power, intelligent monitoring devices. A number of these devices...

    Authors: Emil Jovanov, Aleksandar Milenkovic, Chris Otto and Piet C de Groen

    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2005 2:6

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  7. Content type: Research

    This paper provides an overview of initial research conducted in the development of pressure-sensitive foam and its application in wearable sensing. The foam sensor is composed of polypyrrole-coated polyuretha...

    Authors: Lucy E Dunne, Sarah Brady, Barry Smyth and Dermot Diamond

    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2005 2:4

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  8. Content type: Research

    The pulse oximeter, a medical device capable of measuring blood oxygen saturation (SpO2), has been shown to be a valuable device for monitoring patients in critical conditions. In order to incorporate the tech...

    Authors: Yong-sheng Yan, Carmen CY Poon and Yuan-ting Zhang

    Citation: Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2005 2:3

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