Dementia

Modeling Large Sparse Data for Feature Selection: Hospital Admission Predictions of the Dementia Patients using Primary Care Electronic Health Records

Author(s): Gavin Tsang, Shang-Ming Zhou, Xianghua Xie
Modeling Large Sparse Data for Feature Selection: Hospital Admission Predictions of the Dementia Patients using Primary Care Electronic Health Records 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

A growing elderly population suffering from incurable, chronic conditions such as dementia present a continual strain on medical services due to mental impairment paired with high comorbidity resulting in increased…

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Detecting Dementia through Interactive Computer Avatars

Detecting Dementia through Interactive Computer Avatars

Author(s): Hiroki Tanaka, Hiroyoshi Adachi, Norimichi Ukita, Manabu Ikeda, Hiroaki Kazui, Takashi Kudo, Satoshi Nakamura
Detecting Dementia through Interactive Computer Avatars 780 435 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

       This paper proposes a new approach to automatically detect dementia. Even though some works have detected dementia from speech and language attributes, most have applied detection using picture descriptions,…

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