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dc.creatorQuintas, J
dc.creatorPais, J
dc.creatorMartins, AI
dc.creatorSantos, H
dc.creatorNeves, L
dc.creatorSousa, S
dc.creatorBenhsain, D
dc.creatorDierick, F
dc.creatorCallén, A
dc.creatorCunha, A
dc.creatorRocha, NP
dc.creatorCruz, VT
dc.description.abstractThis article focuses on an eHealth application, CogniViTra, to support cognitive and physical training (i.e., dual-task training), which can be done at home with supervision of a health care provider. CogniViTra was designed and implemented to take advantage of an existing Platform of Services supporting a Cognitive Health Ecosystem and comprises several components, including the CogniViTra Box (i.e., the patient terminal equipment), the Virtual Coach to provide assistance, the Game Presentation for the rehabilitation exercises, and the Pose and Gesture Recognition to quantify responses during dual-task training. In terms of validation, a functional prototype was exposed in a highly specialized event related to healthy and active ageing, and key stakeholders were invited to test it and share their insights. Fifty-seven specialists in information-technology-based applications to support healthy and active ageing were involved and the results and indicated that the functional prototype presents good performance in recognizing poses and gestures such as moving the trunk to the left or to the right, and that most of the participants would use or suggest the utilization of CogniViTra. In general, participants considered that CogniViTra is a useful tool and may represent an added value for remote dual-task training.
dc.description.sponsorshipThis study has received funding from the European Union under the AAL programme through project CogniViTra (Grant No. AAL-2018-5-115-CP), with national funding support from FCT, ISCIII, and FNR. This presentation reflects the authors’ views, and neither AAL nor the National Funding Agencies are responsible for any use that may be made of the information.
dc.relation.ispartofElectronics 2021; 10 (1304)
dc.subjectcognitive function
dc.subjectcognitive training
dc.subjectdual-task training
dc.subjecthome care
dc.titleCognivitra, a digital solution to support dual-task rehabilitation training
dc.typeArtigo em Revista Científica Internacional
dc.contributor.uportoInstituto de Saúde Pública da Universidade do Porto
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