Corpus ID: 13987669

A Brief Survey of Physical Activity Monitoring Devices

  title={A Brief Survey of Physical Activity Monitoring Devices},
  author={C. Chen and S. Anton and A. Helal},
  • C. Chen, S. Anton, A. Helal
  • Published 2008
  • High caloric intake and low physical activities are recognized as key causes behind the dramatic rise in obesity, diabetes and other chronic health conditions over the past few decades. Accurate monitoring of physical activities and energy expenditure is critical to test the effectiveness of current and emerging clinical therapies. This report provides a brief overview of commercially available devices that monitor physical activities. Many of these devices can be… CONTINUE READING
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