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The TV-AssistDem Project: A TV-Based Platform for Coping with Mild Cognitive Impairment

  • Gabriella Cortellessa
  • Francesca FracassoEmail author
  • Alessandro Umbrico
  • Amedeo Cesta
  • Fermin Mayoral
  • Pilar Barnestein-Fonseca
  • Elisa Vera García
  • Diana Toma
  • Flavia Boghiu
  • Rodolphe Dewarrat
  • Valentina Triantafyllidou
  • Javier Herrero
  • Miguel Ángel Pérez
  • Elena Tamburini
  • Pietro Dionisio
  • Lorenzo Ciucci
  • Fabrizio Di Guardo
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 544)

Abstract

This paper describes the work pursued within the TV-assistdem project, an AAL initiative, the aim of which is to develop a technological tool to facilitate remote support to patients affected by Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI). The idea is to exploit TV-based transmission of data and video-interactivity among health-professionals, patients, caregivers and family members to support MCI older users. The objective of TV-assistdem goes beyond the realisation of the necessary technological effort, and extends to the delivery of a longitudinal experimentation on an European scale. The paper gives an overview of the project and presents the results of the user requirements elicitation effort carried out during the first phase involving users to gather valuable indications for the platform development. A presentation of the platform functionalities is also provided and the current status of the implementation effort is finally presented.

Keywords

Mild cognitive impairement TV-based solution Continuous support from remote 

Notes

Acknowledgements

The TV-assistdem project is partially supported by AAL program and MIUR under the agreement #aal-call-2016-024. The authors acknowledge Teresa Camastra for her schematisation of Fig. 1.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gabriella Cortellessa
    • 1
  • Francesca Fracasso
    • 1
    Email author
  • Alessandro Umbrico
    • 1
  • Amedeo Cesta
    • 1
  • Fermin Mayoral
    • 2
  • Pilar Barnestein-Fonseca
    • 2
  • Elisa Vera García
    • 2
  • Diana Toma
    • 3
  • Flavia Boghiu
    • 3
  • Rodolphe Dewarrat
    • 4
  • Valentina Triantafyllidou
    • 4
  • Javier Herrero
    • 5
  • Miguel Ángel Pérez
    • 5
  • Elena Tamburini
    • 6
  • Pietro Dionisio
    • 6
  • Lorenzo Ciucci
    • 6
  • Fabrizio Di Guardo
    • 6
  1. 1.CNR – Italian National Research CouncilISTCItaly
  2. 2.Instituto de Investigacion Biomedica de Malaga – Fundacion Publica Andaluza para la Investigacion de Malaga de Biomedicina y Salud (IBIMA-FIMABIS)MalagaSpain
  3. 3.S.C. INGRIJIRI LA DOMICILIU S.R.L.BrasovRomania
  4. 4.Institut multidisciplinaire de science de données (IMSD)LausanneSwitzerland
  5. 5.SmartHealth TV Solution s.l.MalagaSpain
  6. 6.MEDEAMassaItaly

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