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A Novel Human Autonomy Assessment System
Health & Care Solutions (HCS), Fraunhofer IMS, Finkenstr. 61, 47057 Duisburg, Germany
Computer Science and Applied Cognitive Science, University of Duisburg-Essen, Lotharstr. 63, 47057 Duisburg, Germany
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Received: 11 May 2012; in revised form: 31 May 2012 / Accepted: 4 June 2012 / Published: 8 June 2012
Abstract: This article presents a novel human autonomy assessment system for generating context and discovering the behaviors of older people who use ambulant services. Our goal is to assist caregivers in assessing possibly abnormal health conditions in their clients concerning their level of autonomy, thus enabling caregivers to take countermeasures as soon as possible.
Keywords: activities of daily living; activity recognition; concur task trees; context awareness; data mining; Petri nets; probabilistic models; task models; transition system miner
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Munstermann, M.; Stevens, T.; Luther, W. A Novel Human Autonomy Assessment System. Sensors 2012, 12, 7828-7854.
Munstermann M, Stevens T, Luther W. A Novel Human Autonomy Assessment System. Sensors. 2012; 12(6):7828-7854.
Munstermann, Marco; Stevens, Torsten; Luther, Wolfram. 2012. "A Novel Human Autonomy Assessment System." Sensors 12, no. 6: 7828-7854.