Frederic Borras

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Population pyramids have rapidly changed their shape worldwide. Specially in industrialised countries, where a steady ageing process is taking place. Due to the ageing of the population, age-related illnesses such as mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and dementia are becoming commonplace and healthcare systems struggle to improve the quality of life of(More)
The SIMPATIC project (acronym for Intelligent System for the Private and Autonomous Surveillance based on Information and Communication Technologies, in Catalan) addresses the building of a monitoring system for people affected with Mild Cognitive Impairments (MCI). It consists of a mobile app running on the patient's smartphone and a server that analyses(More)
Wandering and disorientation are problems usually suffered by people with dementia. Automatically detecting these mobility patterns is a complex task that has captured the attention of the research community for a long time. Several research projects have been devoted to the analysis of those patterns and their relation with Alzheimer and other cognitive(More)
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