Signal processing

Application of a Neural Network Classifier to Radiofrequency-Based Osteopenia/Osteoporosis Screening

Author(s): Sergey N. Makarov, Ara Nazarian, Gregory M. Noetscher, Ziming Zhang, Johnathan W. Adams
Application of a Neural Network Classifier to Radiofrequency-Based Osteopenia/Osteoporosis Screening 412 281 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Objective: There is an unmet need for quick, physically small, and cost-effective office-based techniques that can measure bone properties without the use of ionizing radiation. Methods: The present study reports…

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Side-Channel Sensing: Exploiting Side-Channels to Extract Information for Medical Diagnostics and Monitoring

Author(s): Aaron Spence, Shaun Bangay
Side-Channel Sensing: Exploiting Side-Channels to Extract Information for Medical Diagnostics and Monitoring 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Abstract Information within systems can be extracted through side-channels; unintended communication channels that leak information. The concept of side-channel sensing is explored, in which sensor data is analysed in non-trivial…

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LoCoMo-Net: A Low-Complex Deep Learning Framework for sEMG Based Hand Movement Recognition for Prosthetic Control

Author(s): Arvind Gautam, Madhuri Panwar, Archana Wankhede, Sridhar Arjunan, Ganesh Naik, Amit Charyya, Dinesh Kumar
LoCoMo-Net: A Low-Complex Deep Learning Framework for sEMG Based Hand Movement Recognition for Prosthetic Control 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Background: The enhancement in the performance of the myoelectric pattern recognition techniques based on deep learning algorithm possess computationally expensive and exhibit extensive memory behavior. Therefore, in this paper we…

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Accurate Fiducial Point Detection Using Haar Wavelet for Beat-by-Beat Blood Pressure Estimation

Author(s): Muskan Singla, Syed Azeemuddin, Prasad Sistla
Accurate Fiducial Point Detection Using Haar Wavelet for Beat-by-Beat Blood Pressure Estimation 817 745 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Pulse Arrival Time (PAT) derived from Electrocardiogram (ECG) and Photoplethysmogram (PPG) for cuff-less Blood Pressure (BP) measurement has been a contemporary and widely accepted technique. However, the features extracted for…

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MyoNet: A Transfer-learning based LRCN for Lower Limb Movement Recognition and Knee Joint Angle Prediction for Remote Monitoring of Rehabilitation Progress from sEMG

Author(s): Amit Charyya, Arvind Gautam, Dwaipayan Biswas, Madhuri Panwar
MyoNet: A Transfer-learning based LRCN for Lower Limb Movement Recognition and Knee Joint Angle Prediction for Remote Monitoring of Rehabilitation Progress from sEMG 2138 1075 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

The clinical assessment technology such as remote monitoring of rehabilitation progress for lower limb related ailments rely on the automatic evaluation of movement performed along with an estimation of joint…

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Extraction of Stride Events from Gait Accelerometry During Treadmill Walking

Author(s): Ervin Sejdić, Kristin A. Lowry, Jennica Bellanca, Subashan Perera, Mark S. Redfern, Jennifer S. Brach
Extraction of Stride Events from Gait Accelerometry During Treadmill Walking 651 1096 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Objective: Evaluating stride events can be valuable for understanding the changes in walking due to aging and neurological diseases. However, creating the time series necessary for this analysis can be…

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