Majd Alwan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Basic walker-assisted gait characteristics derived from forces and moments exerted on the walker's handles: results on normal subjects
    Majd Alwan
    Medical Automation Research Center MARC, P O Box 800403, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Med Eng Phys 29:380-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of passive health status monitoring to care providers and payers in assisted living
    Majd Alwan
    Medical Automation Research Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Telemed J E Health 13:279-85. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A non-contact imaging-based approach to detecting stage I pressure ulcers
    Jon Leachtenauer
    Med Autom Res Center, Virginia Univ, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:6380-3. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Behavioral patterns of older-adults in assisted living
    Gilles Virone
    Department of Computer Science, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 12:387-98. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of monitoring technology in assisted living: outcome pilot
    Majd Alwan
    Medical Automation Research Center, Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 10:192-8. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Passive in-home health and wellness monitoring: overview, value and examples
    Majd Alwan
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:4307-10. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of rule-based inference of selected independent activities of daily living
    Majd Alwan
    University of Virginia, Department of Pathology, Medical Automation Research Center, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Telemed J E Health 11:594-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving the detection of stage I pressure ulcers by enhancing digital color images
    Prabhu J Rajendran
    Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5206-9. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Sleep assessment using a passive ballistocardiography-based system: preliminary validation
    David C Mack
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:4319-22. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Technology for successful aging
    Harry W Tyrer
    Dept of Electr and Comput Eng, Missouri Univ, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:3290-3. 2006

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Basic walker-assisted gait characteristics derived from forces and moments exerted on the walker's handles: results on normal subjects
    Majd Alwan
    Medical Automation Research Center MARC, P O Box 800403, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Med Eng Phys 29:380-9. 2007
    ..The potential application of the instrumented walker and the method presented here is longitudinal basic gait assessment that can be performed outside of the conventional gait labs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of passive health status monitoring to care providers and payers in assisted living
    Majd Alwan
    Medical Automation Research Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Telemed J E Health 13:279-85. 2007
    ..002) of the study. The results demonstrate that monitoring technologies have significantly reduced billable interventions, hospital days, and cost of care to payers, and had a positive impact on professional caregivers' efficiency...
  3. ncbi request reprint A non-contact imaging-based approach to detecting stage I pressure ulcers
    Jon Leachtenauer
    Med Autom Res Center, Virginia Univ, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:6380-3. 2006
    ..The results have shown that a low-cost imaging-based approach to detecting pressure ulcers is feasible and can yield promising results when applied to subjects with darker skin pigmentation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Behavioral patterns of older-adults in assisted living
    Gilles Virone
    Department of Computer Science, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 12:387-98. 2008
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  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of monitoring technology in assisted living: outcome pilot
    Majd Alwan
    Medical Automation Research Center, Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 10:192-8. 2006
    ..Older adult participants accepted monitoring. The results suggest that monitoring technologies could provide care coordination tools that are accepted by residents and may have a positive impact on their quality of life...
  6. doi request reprint Passive in-home health and wellness monitoring: overview, value and examples
    Majd Alwan
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:4307-10. 2009
    ..The approach has shown great promise for a significant value proposition to all the stakeholders involved in caring for older adults. The paradigm would allow care providers to extend their services into the communities they serve...
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of rule-based inference of selected independent activities of daily living
    Majd Alwan
    University of Virginia, Department of Pathology, Medical Automation Research Center, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Telemed J E Health 11:594-9. 2005
    ..Overall, the PDA activity journal was a compromise between paper diaries, which are more time consuming to keep, and may result in higher noncompliance errors, and video recording, which is considered intrusive...
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving the detection of stage I pressure ulcers by enhancing digital color images
    Prabhu J Rajendran
    Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5206-9. 2006
    ..The experiments show promising results even for subjects with black and dark brown skin colors...
  9. doi request reprint Sleep assessment using a passive ballistocardiography-based system: preliminary validation
    David C Mack
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:4319-22. 2009
    ..5 epochs; 95% CI (-16.8, 11.9); p=0.725|Actigraphy mean bias estimate: -33.6 epochs; 95% CI (-57.4, -9.7); p=0.016)]...
  10. ncbi request reprint Technology for successful aging
    Harry W Tyrer
    Dept of Electr and Comput Eng, Missouri Univ, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:3290-3. 2006
    ..The results of this work will additionally reduce the workload on caregivers, foster communication between residents and family, and give these seniors independence. We have requested and received IRB approval for this study...