Detection of Daily Activities and Sports With Wearable Sensors in Controlled and Uncontrolled Conditions

@article{Ermes2008DetectionOD,
  title={Detection of Daily Activities and Sports With Wearable Sensors in Controlled and Uncontrolled Conditions},
  author={Miikka Ermes and Juha P{\"a}rkk{\"a} and Jani M{\"a}ntyj{\"a}rvi and Ilkka Korhonen},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={12},
  pages={20-26}
}
Physical activity has a positive impact on people's well-being, and it may also decrease the occurrence of chronic diseases. Activity recognition with wearable sensors can provide feedback to the user about his/her lifestyle regarding physical activity and sports, and thus, promote a more active lifestyle. So far, activity recognition has mostly been studied in supervised laboratory settings. The aim of this study was to examine how well the daily activities and sports performed by the subjects… 

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