Activity tracking and monitoring of patients with alzheimer’s disease

  title={Activity tracking and monitoring of patients with alzheimer’s disease},
  author={Kam-yiu Lam and Nelson Wai-Hung Tsang and Song Han and Wenlong Zhang and Joseph Kee-Yin Ng and Ajit Nath},
  journal={Multimedia Tools and Applications},
In this paper, by applying motion detection and machine learning technologies, we have designed and developed an activity tracking and monitoring system, called SmartMind, to help Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) patients to live independently within their living rooms while providing emergency assistances and supports when necessary. Allowing AD patients to handle their daily activities not only can release the burdens on their families and caregivers, it is also highly important to help them regain… CONTINUE READING
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