Statistics as Topic

Increasing quality through telemedicine in the intensive care unit.

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Mar 27, 2015

This article explores the hypothesis that a telemedicine intensive care unit (Tele-ICU) platform is uniquely suited to facilitate quality performance improvement (PI).

Detecting activity locations from raw GPS data: a novel kernel-based algorithm.

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Apr 26, 2013

BACKGROUND: Health studies and mHealth applications are increasingly resorting to tracking technologies such as Global Positioning Systems (GPS) to study the relation between mobility, exposures, and health.

A low-cost GPS GSM/GPRS telemetry system: performance in stationary field tests and preliminary data on wild otters (Lutra lutra).

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Jan 13, 2012

BACKGROUND: Despite the increasing worldwide use of global positioning system (GPS) telemetry in wildlife research, it has never been tested on any freshwater diving animal or in the peculiar conditions of the riparian habitat, despite this latter being one of the most important habitat types for

Association of heart rates with stress response inventory scores in different age groups.

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Nov 16, 2007

Many studies reported heart rate changes were associated with mental stress. Recently, a Stress Response Inventory (SRI) questionnaire has been devised to score physical, mental, and emotional symptoms related to mental stress occurred during the past two weeks.

Factors associated with cell phone use in adolescents in the community of Madrid (Spain).

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Apr 13, 2009

The purpose of this research is to measure cell phone use among high school adolescents and the factors associated with intensive cell phone use (depressive symptoms, social isolation, drug and alcohol use, school failure, and cell phone dependence).

A home environment test battery for status assessment in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease.

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Mar 15, 2010

A test battery for assessing patient state in advanced Parkinson's disease, consisting of self-assessments and motor tests, was constructed and implemented on a hand computer with touch screen in a telemedicine setting.

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