IDEALS Home University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign logo The Alma Mater The Main Quad

Personalized Implicit Health Monitors

Show full item record

Bookmark or cite this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/15453

Files in this item

File Description Format
PDF CS598HIPaper.pdf (1MB) Technical Report PDF
Title: Personalized Implicit Health Monitors
Author(s): Chen, Nicholas; Lee, Yun Young; Rabb, Maurice
Contributor(s): Schatz, Bruce
Subject(s): Health Healthcare Computer-related Health Issues Human Factors
Abstract: A person’s psychological well-being can be deduced by observing her past, current and future behaviors. However, little effort has been made to qualify, quantify and correlate a person’s behavior to her psychological well-being using non-intrusive health monitors. This report presents our attempts at using non-intrusive health monitors to observe a person’s diet, exercise and sleep patterns to determine possible correlations with her stress levels – a common measure of psychological well-being. Our preliminary study of monitoring three subjects daily for a period of seven continuous weeks shows that such non-intrusive monitoring yields interesting insights in correlating a person’s stress levels. Our study also reveals important design decisions that should be considered in order to reliably and effectively deploy long-term personalized implicit health monitoring systems involving ordinary people in the real world.
Issue Date: 2010
Genre: Technical ReportWorking / Discussion Paper
Type: Text
Language: English
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/15453
Publication Status: unpublished
Peer Reviewed: not peer reviewed
Date Available in IDEALS: 2010-05-04
 

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show full item record

Item Statistics

  • Total Downloads: 152
  • Downloads this Month: 1
  • Downloads Today: 0

Browse

My Account

Information

Access Key