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The Development of the SenseWear ® armband , a Revolutionary Energy Assessment Device to Assess Physical Activity and Lifestyle

  title={The Development of the SenseWear {\textregistered} armband , a Revolutionary Energy Assessment Device to Assess Physical Activity and Lifestyle},
  author={Dave Andre and Raymond Pelletier and Jonny Farringdon and S{\"u}hendan Er and Walter A. Talbott and Patricia Pulliam Phillips and Nisarg Vyas and Jason L Trimble and Donna L. Wolf and Suresh Vishnubhatla and Scott K. Boehmke and John Stivoric and Astro Teller},
Consumers, clinicians, and researchers lack an easy-to-use, reliable and cost effi cient way to accurately assess metabolic physical activity and energy expenditure, critical components of a variety of behavioral modifi cation programs, including diseaseand weight-management. BodyMedia has addressed this need by developing the SenseWear Pro2 Armband which utilizes a heat fl ux sensor, galvanic skin response sensor, skin temperature sensor, nearbody temperature sensor, and a two axis… 

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