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Ambient Assisted Living

7. AAL-Kongress 2014 Berlin, Germany, January 21-22, 2014

  • Presents many technological innovation for Ambient Assisted Living

  • Discusses the micro and macro economical aspects

  • Includes ethical and legal aspects

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

Part of the book series: Advanced Technologies and Societal Change (ATSC)

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Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi
  2. Interaction and Robotics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Design of the Human-Robot Interaction for a Semi-Autonomous Service Robot to Assist Elderly People

      • Marcus Mast, Michael Burmester, Birgit Graf, Florian Weisshardt, Georg Arbeiter, Michal Španěl et al.
      Pages 15-29
  3. Assistive Technologies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 31-31
    2. Indoor and Outdoor Mobility Assistance

      • Bernd Krieg-Brückner, Christian Mandel, Christoph Budelmann, Bernd Gersdorf, Antonio B. Martínez
      Pages 33-52
    3. NeuroCare—Personalization and Adaptation of Digital Training Programs for Mild Cognitive Impairments

      • Sandro Hardy, Christian Reuter, Stefan Göbel, Ralf Steinmetz, Gisa Baller, Elke Kalbe et al.
      Pages 53-63
  4. Monitoring

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65
    2. Monitoring of Therapeutic Progress by COMES®

      • T. Spittler, D. Polterauer, J. Clauss, P. Friedrich, B. Wolf
      Pages 67-74
  5. Interoperabilität

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75
    2. AAL-Onto: A Formal Representation of RAALI Integration Profiles

      • Ralph Welge, Björn-Helge Busch, Klaus Kabitzsch, Janina Laurila-Dürsch, Stefan Heusinger, Myriam Lipprandt et al.
      Pages 89-102
  6. Posters

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103
    2. User Integration by the Evaluation of an Emergency Call System in the Context of the Research Project MOBECS

      • Simon Timmermanns, Andreas Felscher, Anna Heindorf, Frank Wallhoff, Markus Meiss
      Pages 105-110
    3. Which AAL Middleware Matches My Requirements? An Analysis of Current Middleware Systems and a Framework for Decision-Support

      • Tom Zentek, Can Oliver Yumusak, Christian Reichelt, Asarnusch Rashid
      Pages 111-125
    4. The WieDAS AAL Platform: Architecture and Evaluation

      • Reinhold Kröger, Wolfgang Lux, Ulrich Schaarschmidt, Jan Schäfer, Marcus Thoss, Oliver von Fragstein et al.
      Pages 139-147
    5. Detecting the Effect of Alzheimer’s Disease on Everyday Motion Behavior

      • Thomas Kirste, Philipp Koldrack, Susanne Schubert, Stefan Teipel
      Pages 149-156
    6. Oil in the Machine: Technical Support for a Human-Centred Service System for Public Transport

      • Jan Alexandersson, David Banz, Daniel Bieber, Jochen Britz, Maurice Rekrut, Kathleen Schwarz et al.
      Pages 157-167
  7. Community Conclusions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169

About this book

In this book, leading authors in the field discuss developments of Ambient Assisted Living. The contributions have been chosen and invited at the 7th AAL congress, Berlin. It presents new technological developments which support the autonomy and independence of individuals with special needs. As the technological innovation raises also social issues, the book addresses micro and macro economical aspects of assistive systems and puts an additional emphasis on the ethical and legal discussion. The presentation is supported by real world examples and applications.

Keywords

  • 7th AAL Congress
  • Assistive Systems
  • Health Economy
  • Health Workforce
  • Healthcare Marketplace
  • Individuals with Special Needs
  • Medical Care
  • Patient Record Privacy
  • Patient Record Security
  • Telemonitoring

Editors and Affiliations

  • Fraunhofer-Allianz AAL/Fraunhofer IGD, Darmstadt, Germany

    Reiner Wichert

  • VDE-Verbandsgeschäftsstelle Verband der Elektrotechnik Elektronik Informationstechnik e.V., Frankfurt, Germany

    Helmut Klausing

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook USD 89.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-11866-6
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 119.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 139.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)