Monitoring system for detecting decrease of living motivation based on change in activities of daily living

Taichi Soma, Worawat Lawanont, Taketoshi Yokemura, Masahiro Inoue

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Abstract

The one of initial symptom of dementia is 'Decrease of Living Motivation'. The previous study has proved that a living motivation has a positive correlation with activities of daily living. In this study, the authors developed a system based on internet of things platform to monitor change in activities of daily living for elderly people who living alone and verified three hypotheses on a relationship between decrease of living motivation and change in activities of daily living. We made experiment with one subject who lives alone for 10 weeks to monitor activities of daily living every day and conducted a questionnaire to measure the subject's living motivation once a week. From the experiment, the results were supported two hypotheses. With this result, we consider that the decrease of living motivation can be detected by monitoring the change in going out time.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2020 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics, ICCE 2020
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9781728151861
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020 Jan
Event2020 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics, ICCE 2020 - Las Vegas, United States
Duration: 2020 Jan 42020 Jan 6

Publication series

NameDigest of Technical Papers - IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics
Volume2020-January
ISSN (Print)0747-668X

Conference

Conference2020 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics, ICCE 2020
CountryUnited States
CityLas Vegas
Period20/1/420/1/6

Keywords

  • Activities of daily living
  • Dementia
  • Internet of things
  • Living motivation
  • Monitoring system

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Soma, T., Lawanont, W., Yokemura, T., & Inoue, M. (2020). Monitoring system for detecting decrease of living motivation based on change in activities of daily living. In 2020 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics, ICCE 2020 [9043016] (Digest of Technical Papers - IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics; Vol. 2020-January). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICCE46568.2020.9043016