AAAI Publications, 2012 AAAI Spring Symposium Series

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Smartphone-Based Self Management System for Type-2 Diabetes Patients
Eiji Aramaki, Mai Miyabe, Kayo Waki, Hideo Fujita, Yuji Uchimura, Koji Omae, Masayo Hayakawa, Takashi Kadowaki, Kazuhiko Ohe

Last modified: 2012-03-23


This paper proposes a novel telemedicine system for type 2 diabetes patients. The proposed system supports the patient self-management via a set of telemedicine devices, consisting of health sensors and a smart phone. The proposed system covers not only the sensor data but also the diet (food) and exercise data. To capture the food information, we also developed the voice recognition module focusing on the food names. The basic feasibility of the system is practically demonstrated in the preliminary experiment.

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