Facial expression analysis for estimating patient's emotional states in RPMS

@article{Hosseini2004FacialEA,
  title={Facial expression analysis for estimating patient's emotional states in RPMS},
  author={H Gholam Hosseini and Z. Krechowec},
  journal={The 26th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society},
  year={2004},
  volume={1},
  pages={1517-1520}
}
Currently, a range of remote patient monitoring systems (RPMS) are being developed to care for patients at home rather than in the costly hospital environment. These systems allow remote monitoring by health professionals with minimum medical intervention to take place. However, they are still not as effective as one-on-one human interaction. The face and its features can convey patient cognitive and emotional states faster than electrical signals and facial expression can be considered as one… CONTINUE READING