Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare

Written By Leo Marco
Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 13 April 2018
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
  • Pages : 390 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare written by Leo Marco which was release on 13 April 2018, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare describes how advanced computer vision techniques provide tools to support common human needs, such as mental functioning, personal mobility, sensory functions, daily living activities, image processing, pattern recognition, machine learning and how language processing and computer graphics cooperate with robotics to provide such tools. Users will learn about the emerging computer vision techniques for supporting mental functioning, algorithms for analyzing human behavior, and how smart interfaces and virtual reality tools lead to the development of advanced rehabilitation systems able to perform human action and activity recognition. In addition, the book covers the technology behind intelligent wheelchairs, how computer vision technologies have the potential to assist blind people, and about the computer vision-based solutions recently employed for safety and health monitoring. Gives the state-of-the-art computer vision techniques and tools for assistive healthcare Includes a broad range of topic areas, ranging from image processing, pattern recognition, machine learning to robotics, natural language processing and computer graphics Presents a wide range of application areas, ranging from mobility, sensory substitution, and safety and security, to mental and physical rehabilitation and training Written by leading researchers in this growing field of research Describes the outstanding research challenges that still need to be tackled, giving researchers good indicators of research opportunities

Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare

Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare
  • Author : Leo Marco,Giovanni Maria Farinella
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-04-13
  • Total pages : 390
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare describes how advanced computer vision techniques provide tools to support common human needs, such as mental functioning, personal mobility, sensory functions, daily living activities, image processing, pattern recognition, machine learning and how language processing and computer graphics cooperate with robotics to provide such tools. Users ...

Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare

Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare
  • Author : Leo Marco,Giovanni Maria Farinella
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-05-15
  • Total pages : 396
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare describes how advanced computer vision techniques provide tools to support common human needs, such as mental functioning, personal mobility, sensory functions, daily living activities, image processing, pattern recognition, machine learning and how language processing and computer graphics cooperate with robotics to provide such tools. Users ...

Computer Vision ECCV 2018 Workshops

Computer Vision     ECCV 2018 Workshops
  • Author : Laura Leal-Taixé,Stefan Roth
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-01-22
  • Total pages : 747
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : The six-volume set comprising the LNCS volumes 11129-11134 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the workshops that took place in conjunction with the 15th European Conference on Computer Vision, ECCV 2018, held in Munich, Germany, in September 2018.43 workshops from 74 workshops proposals were selected for inclusion in the proceedings. The workshop topics present ...

Data Science for Healthcare

Data Science for Healthcare
  • Author : Sergio Consoli,Diego Reforgiato Recupero,Milan Petković
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-02-23
  • Total pages : 367
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : This book seeks to promote the exploitation of data science in healthcare systems. The focus is on advancing the automated analytical methods used to extract new knowledge from data for healthcare applications. To do so, the book draws on several interrelated disciplines, including machine learning, big data analytics, statistics, pattern ...

Advanced Machine Vision Paradigms for Medical Image Analysis

Advanced Machine Vision Paradigms for Medical Image Analysis
  • Author : Tapan K. Gandhi,Siddhartha Bhattacharyya,Sourav De,Debanjan Konar,Sandip Dey
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-08-11
  • Total pages : 308
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : Computer vision and machine intelligence paradigms are prominent in the domain of medical image applications, including computer assisted diagnosis, image guided radiation therapy, landmark detection, imaging genomics, and brain connectomics. Medical image analysis and understanding are daunting tasks owing to the massive influx of multi-modal medical image data generated during ...

Assistive Technology for Blindness and Low Vision

Assistive Technology for Blindness and Low Vision
  • Author : Roberto Manduchi,Sri Kurniawan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-09-03
  • Total pages : 441
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : Assistive technology has made it feasible for individuals with a wide range of impairments to engage in many activities, such as education and employment, in ways not previously possible. The key factor is to create consumer-driven technologies that solve the problems by addressing the needs of persons with visual impairments. ...

Assistive Technology for Blindness and Low Vision

Assistive Technology for Blindness and Low Vision
  • Author : Roberto Manduchi,Sri Kurniawan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-09-03
  • Total pages : 441
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : Assistive technology has made it feasible for individuals with a wide range of impairments to engage in many activities, such as education and employment, in ways not previously possible. The key factor is to create consumer-driven technologies that solve the problems by addressing the needs of persons with visual impairments. ...

Assistive Technologies for Physical and Cognitive Disabilities

Assistive Technologies for Physical and Cognitive Disabilities
  • Author : Theng, Lau Bee
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2014-12-31
  • Total pages : 321
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : Research on assistive technologies is undergoing many developments in its effectiveness in helping those with varying impairments. New technologies are constantly being created, researched, and implemented for those who need these technological aides in daily life. Assistive Technologies for Physical and Cognitive Disabilities combines worldwide cases on people with physical ...

Body Tracking in Healthcare

Body Tracking in Healthcare
  • Author : Kenton O'Hara,Cecily Morrison,Abigail Sellen,Nadia Bianchi-Berthouze,Cathy Craig
  • Publisher : Morgan & Claypool Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-03-18
  • Total pages : 151
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : Within the context of healthcare, there has been a long-standing interest in understanding the posture and movement of the human body. Gait analysis work over the years has looked to articulate the patterns and parameters of this movement both for a normal healthy body and in a range of movement-based ...

Assistive Technologies and Computer Access for Motor Disabilities

Assistive Technologies and Computer Access for Motor Disabilities
  • Author : Kouroupetroglou, Georgios
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2013-08-31
  • Total pages : 433
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : Individuals with disabilities that impede their range of motion often have difficulty accessing technologies. With the use of computer-based assistive technology; devices, tools, and services can be used to maintain and improve the functional capabilities of motor disabilities. Assistive Technologies and Computer Access for Motor Disabilities investigates solutions to the ...

2020 IEEE Pune Section International Conference PuneCon

2020 IEEE Pune Section International Conference  PuneCon
  • Author : IEEE Staff
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-12-16
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : The scope of the conference includes Domains Tracks in the following key areas but not limited to only these areas The sessions are based on following fields and tracks, 1 Computer Vision and Machine Learning, 2 Electric vehicles, 3 Medical Signal Processing, 4 Assistive Technology, 5 Data Analytics...

Conformal Prediction for Reliable Machine Learning

Conformal Prediction for Reliable Machine Learning
  • Author : Vineeth Balasubramanian,Shen-Shyang Ho,Vladimir Vovk
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2014-04-23
  • Total pages : 334
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : The conformal predictions framework is a recent development in machine learning that can associate a reliable measure of confidence with a prediction in any real-world pattern recognition application, including risk-sensitive applications such as medical diagnosis, face recognition, and financial risk prediction. Conformal Predictions for Reliable Machine Learning: Theory, Adaptations and ...

Body Tracking in Healthcare

Body Tracking in Healthcare
  • Author : Kenton O'Hara,Cecily Morrison,Abigail Sellen
  • Publisher : Morgan & Claypool
  • Release Date : 2016-03-18
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : Within the context of healthcare, there has been a long-standing interest in understanding the posture and movement of the human body. Gait analysis work over the years has looked to articulate the patterns and parameters of this movement both for a normal healthy body and in a range of movement-based ...

Zero Effort Technologies

Zero Effort Technologies
  • Author : Jennifer Boger,Victoria Young,Jesse Hoey,Tizneem Jiancaro,Alex Mihailidis
  • Publisher : Morgan & Claypool Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-03-21
  • Total pages : 118
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : This book introduces zero-effort technologies (ZETs), an emerging class of technologies that require little or no effort from the people who use them. ZETs use advanced computing techniques, such as computer vision, sensor fusion, decision-making and planning, machine learning, and the Internet of Things to autonomously perform the collection, analysis, ...

Computers Helping People with Special Needs

Computers Helping People with Special Needs
  • Author : Klaus Miesenberger,Georgios Kouroupetroglou
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-08-09
  • Total pages : 568
  • ISBN : 9780128134450
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Summary : The two-volume set LNCS 10896 and 10897 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, ICCHP 2018, held in Linz, Austria, in July2018. The 101 revised full papers and 78 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 356 submissions. The papers are organized in the following ...