Impact Analysis of Solutions for Chronic Disease Prevention and Management

10th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2012, Artiminio, Italy, June 12-15, 2012. Proceedings

  • Mark Donnelly
  • Cristiano Paggetti
  • Chris Nugent
  • Mounir Mokhtari
Conference proceedings ICOST 2012

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7251)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. User Engagement for Improved Adoption of Assistive Technologies

  3. Self-management and Tele-rehabilitation

    1. Jon A. Sanford, Patricia C. Griffiths, Helen Hoenig
      Pages 50-57
    2. Hamid Mukhtar, Arshad Ali, Sungyoung Lee, Djamel Belaïd
      Pages 66-73
    3. Paolo Emilio Puddu, John M. Morgan, Concetta Torromeo, Nick Curzen, Michele Schiariti, Silvio Bonfiglio
      Pages 74-82
  4. Advances in Remote Monitoring and Activity Recognition

    1. Chao Chen, Daqing Zhang, Lin Sun, Mossaab Hariz, Yang Yuan
      Pages 83-90
    2. Antonio Andriatrimoson, Nadia Abchiche, Simon Galerne, Etienne Colle
      Pages 91-98
    3. Carlos Cavero Barca, Juan Mario Rodríguez, Rosana Valle Soriano, Alberto Rugnone, Francesco Foresti, Elena Tamburini et al.
      Pages 99-106
    4. Roberta Gazzarata, Fabio Vergari, Jan-Marc Verlinden, Francesco Morandi, Simone Naso, Viola Parodi et al.
      Pages 107-115
  5. Sensor Networks for Unobtrusive Monitoring Solutions

    1. Ian Cleland, Chris Nugent, Dewar Finlay, William Burns, Jennifer Bougourd, Roger Armitage
      Pages 124-131
    2. Hongbo Ni, Bessam Abdulrazak, Daqing Zhang, Shu Wu, Xingshe Zhou, Kejian Miao et al.
      Pages 132-139
    3. Héctor Solar, Erik Fernández, Gennaro Tartarisco, Giovanni Pioggia, Božidara Cvetković, Simon Kozina et al.
      Pages 140-147
    4. Willy Allègre, Thomas Burger, Pascal Berruet, Jean-Yves Antoine
      Pages 148-156
    5. Andrew McDowell, Mark Donnelly, Chris Nugent, Michael McGrath
      Pages 157-164
  6. Real World ‘Aware’ Systems

    1. Hamdi Aloulou, Mounir Mokhtari, Thibaut Tiberghien, Jit Biswas, Lin Jin Hong Kenneth
      Pages 165-172
    2. Charles Gouin-Vallerand, Patrice Roy, Bessam Abdulrazak, Sylvain Giroux, Anind K. Dey
      Pages 173-181
    3. Vwen Yen Lee, Yan Liu, Xian Zhang, Clifton Phua, Kelvin Sim, Jiaqi Zhu et al.
      Pages 182-189
    4. Yu-Chiao Huang, Chun-Feng Liao, Yu-Chun Yen, Li-Jen Hou, Li-Chen Fu, Chia-Hui Chen et al.
      Pages 190-197
    5. Marjorie Skubic, Rainer Dane Guevara, Marilyn Rantz
      Pages 198-205
  7. Short Papers

    1. Leo Galway, Sonja O’Neill, Mark Donnelly, Chris Nugent, Sally McClean, Bryan Scotney
      Pages 206-209
    2. Jean-Baptiste Lézoray, Patrice Roy, Bessam Abdulrazak, Maria Teresa Segarra, André Thépaut
      Pages 210-213
    3. Andres Albanese
      Pages 214-217
    4. Viviane Pasqui, Ludovic Saint-Bauzel, Pierre Rumeau, Nadine Vigouroux
      Pages 218-221
    5. Kyle Boyd, Chris Nugent, Mark Donnelly, Roy Sterritt, Raymond Bond
      Pages 222-225
    6. Daniel Chamberland-Tremblay, Sylvain Giroux, Claude Caron
      Pages 226-229
    7. Wajahat Ali Khan, Maqbool Hussain, Asad Masood Khattak, Muhammad Afzal, Bilal Amin, Sungyoung Lee
      Pages 230-233
    8. Jing Yang, Patrick Dymond, Michael Jenkin
      Pages 234-237
    9. Michel Tousignant, Simon Brière, Mathieu Hamel, Catherine Pagé
      Pages 238-241
    10. Antonio Frisoli, Carmelo Chisari, Edoardo Sotgiu, Caterina Procopio, Marco Fontana, Bruno Rossi et al.
      Pages 242-245
    11. Ahmad Jalal, Sungyoung Lee, Jeong Tai Kim, Tae-Seong Kim
      Pages 246-249
    12. William Burns, Chris Nugent, Paul McCullagh, Dewar Finlay, Ian Cleland, Sally McClean et al.
      Pages 258-261
    13. Mickaël Danancher, Jean-Jacques Lesage, Lothar Litz
      Pages 262-265
    14. Maqbool Hussain, Wajahat Ali Khan, Muhammad Afzal, Sungyoung Lee
      Pages 266-269
    15. H. Joe Steinhauer, Stephen Marsland, Hans W. Guesgen
      Pages 270-273
    16. Gabriele Guidi, Ernesto Iadanza, Maria Chiara Pettenati, Massimo Milli, Francesco Pavone, Guido Biffi Gentili
      Pages 278-281
    17. David Ausín, Federico Castanedo, Diego López-de-Ipiña
      Pages 282-285
    18. Hongyu Chen, Hen-I Yang, Heather Hooks, Joongsup Lee, Debra Satterfield, Johnny Wong et al.
      Pages 286-290
    19. Athanasios Tsakiris, Panagiotis Moschonas, Konstantinos Moustakas, Dimitrios Tzovaras
      Pages 291-294
  8. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2012, held in Artiminio, Tuscany, Italy, June 12- 15, 2012. The 25 revised full papers presented together with 22 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 74 submissions. The papers are categorized into a number of sessions that include: User Engagement for Improved Adoption of Assistive Technologies, Self-Management and Tele-Rehabilitation, Advances in Remote Monitoring and Activity Recognition, Sensor Networks for Unobstrusive Monitoring Solutions, and Real World “Aware” Systems.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mark Donnelly
    • 1
  • Cristiano Paggetti
    • 2
  • Chris Nugent
    • 3
  • Mounir Mokhtari
    • 4
  1. 1.School of Computing and MathematicsUniversity of Ulster at JordanstownNewtownabbeyUK
  2. 2.I+ s.r.l.FlorenceItaly
  3. 3.School of Computing and MathematicsUniversity of Ulster at JordanstownNewtownabbeyUK
  4. 4.Institut Telecom/Telecom SudParisFrance

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-30778-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-30779-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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