IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Monitoring patients in hospital beds using unobtrusive depth sensors

2014 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC)

Author(s): Tanvi Banerjee ; Moein Enayati ; James M. Keller ; Marjorie Skubic ; Mihail Popescu ; Marilyn Rantz
Sponsor(s): IEEE Eng. Med. Biol. Soc.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 2014
Conference Location: Chicago, IL, USA
Conference Date: 26 August 2014
Page(s): 5,904 - 5,907
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4244-7929-0
ISSN (Paper): 1557-170X
DOI: 10.1109/EMBC.2014.6944972
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We present an approach for patient activity recognition in hospital rooms using depth data collected using a Kinect sensor. Depth sensors such as the Kinect ensure that activity segmentation is... View More

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