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Ambient Assisted Living: 4. AAL-Kongress 2011 Berlin, by Reiner Wichert, Birgid Eberhardt

By Reiner Wichert, Birgid Eberhardt

During this ebook, 22 authors speak about improvement of Ambient Assisted residing. It offers new technological advancements which help the autonomy and independence of people with precise wishes. because the technological innovation increases additionally social matters, the booklet addresses micro and macro most economical elements of assistive platforms and places an extra emphasis at the moral and felony dialogue. The presentation is supported by way of genuine global examples and functions

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In order to create these controlled conditions in a test procedure a complex testing procedure was designed. Fig. 1. Illustration of research methodology 3 Description of Experiment For the detection of technological stress which is consequence of strain due to failure of technology a laboratory experiment was prepared which was approved by the 20 A. Hoppe ethics commission of the Federal State of Brandenburg. During a work phase of 15 minutes three events, two errors and a time warning were included as stressful situations in the course of the laboratory experiment.

Dr. 5 Professional Life: Stride Management Assistant Honda began its researches regarding electronic assistants in 1999, with the purpose to help older and weaker people or factory workers who have difficulties with walking. Ubiquitous Life Support Systems for an Ageing Society in Japan 41 While walking, “Stride Management Assistant” collects information with sensors above the hip. With these an integrated computer is able to calculate when and how much support is needed. 8 kg. 5 km/h running speed.

In the described laboratory experiment an increase (in percent) of the skin conductivity levels in cases of technology failure and time pressure could be proven by measuring both test person groups (below and above 45 years of age). From the results of the additionally used questionnaires a discrepancy of the levels perceived and the levels measured could be seen. Here there could be the danger of an increased strain without value perception when being focused on working with technology. These indications must be investigated further in order to prospectively avoid possible consequences for health.

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