Technological Approach for Behavior Change Detection toward Better Adaptation of Services for Elderly People

Firas Kaddachi, Hamdi Aloulou, Bessam Abdulrazak, Joaquim Bellmunt, Romain Endelin, Mounir Mokhtari, Philippe Fraisse


Aging process is associated with behavior change and continuous decline in physical and cognitive abilities. Therefore, early detection of behavior change is major enabler for providing adapted services to elderly people. Today, different psychogeriatric methods target behavior change detection. However, these methods require presence of caregivers and manual analysis. In this paper, we present our technological approach for early behavior change detection. It consists in monitoring and analyzing individual activities using pervasive sensors, as well as detecting possible changes in early stages of their evolution. We also present a first validation of the approach with real data from nursing home deployment.


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Kaddachi F., Aloulou H., Abdulrazak B., Bellmunt J., Endelin R., Mokhtari M. and Fraisse P. (2017). Technological Approach for Behavior Change Detection toward Better Adaptation of Services for Elderly People . In Proceedings of the 10th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies - Volume 5: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2017) ISBN 978-989-758-213-4, pages 96-105. DOI: 10.5220/0006145100960105

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author={Firas Kaddachi and Hamdi Aloulou and Bessam Abdulrazak and Joaquim Bellmunt and Romain Endelin and Mounir Mokhtari and Philippe Fraisse},
title={Technological Approach for Behavior Change Detection toward Better Adaptation of Services for Elderly People},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 10th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies - Volume 5: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2017)},

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JO - Proceedings of the 10th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies - Volume 5: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2017)
TI - Technological Approach for Behavior Change Detection toward Better Adaptation of Services for Elderly People
SN - 978-989-758-213-4
AU - Kaddachi F.
AU - Aloulou H.
AU - Abdulrazak B.
AU - Bellmunt J.
AU - Endelin R.
AU - Mokhtari M.
AU - Fraisse P.
PY - 2017
SP - 96
EP - 105
DO - 10.5220/0006145100960105