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Unobtrusive Movement Detection during Sleep based on Load Cell Dynamics

  title={Unobtrusive Movement Detection during Sleep based on Load Cell Dynamics},
  author={Adriana M. Adami and Andre Gustavo Adami and Tamara L. Hayes and Zachary T. Beattie},
Changes in the pattern of motor activities during sleep can be a disease marker, or can reflect various abnormal physiological and neurological conditions. Currently, there are no unobtrusive ways to assess the quality of sleep at point of care outside of a clinic. In this paper, we propose an alternative method of detecting movements during sleep that can be deployed unobtrusively in a patient’s own home by using load cells sensors. This subject-independent method uses a linear discriminant… 

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