Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare Paperback / softback
Edited by Leo (Researcher, National Research Council of Italy) Marco, Giovanni Maria (Researcher, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Farinella
Part of the Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition series
Computer Vision for Assistive Healthcare describes how advanced computer vision techniques provide tools to support common human needs, such as mental functioning, personal mobility, sensory functions, daily living activities, image processing, pattern recognition, machine learning and how language processing and computer graphics cooperate with robotics to provide such tools.
Users will learn about the emerging computer vision techniques for supporting mental functioning, algorithms for analyzing human behavior, and how smart interfaces and virtual reality tools lead to the development of advanced rehabilitation systems able to perform human action and activity recognition. In addition, the book covers the technology behind intelligent wheelchairs, how computer vision technologies have the potential to assist blind people, and about the computer vision-based solutions recently employed for safety and health monitoring.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 396 pages
- Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Publication Date: 16/05/2018
- Category: Medical equipment & techniques
- ISBN: 9780128134450