#Digital Health

Information and communication technology plays an increasingly important role in the healthcare system. Digital Health research takes place at the interface between healthcare, social sciences and digitalisation – among the results are healthcare apps and improved methods for research, diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation.

Projects

ELSA- Evaluation of simple gait analysis devices

Evaluation of the effectiveness of rehabilitation measures after reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament using simplified gait analysis

HIPstar

Evaluation of the accuracy of non-invasive hip joint centre estimation methods for clinical gait analysis in children and adolescents

SensiTrack - Tracking vs Privacy in the Workplace 4.0

Developing measures to support employee privacy whwn using tracking systems in industry and comparing positive aspects of tracking technologies with regard to occupational safety

SemTreat

Scientific exchange with South Africa in the field of digital technologies

Publications

Thajer, A., Truschner, K., Jorda, A., Skacel, G., Horsak, B., & Greber‐Platzer, S. (2020). A strength and neuromuscular exercise program did not improve body composition, nutrition and psychological status in children with obesity. Acta Paediatrica, epub ahead of print. https://doi.org/10.1111/apa.15498
Horsak, B., Slijepcevic, D., Raberger, A.-M., Schwab, C., Worisch, M., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2020). GaitRec, a large-scale ground reaction force dataset of healthy and impaired gait. Scientific Data, 7(1), 143. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-020-0481-z
Slijepcevic, D., Zeppelzauer, M., Schwab, Caterine, Raberger, A.-M., Breitender, C., & Horsak, B. (2020). Input Representations and Classification Strategies for Automated Human Gait Analysis. Gait & Posture, 76, 198–203. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2019.10.021
Schwab, C., Durstberger, S., Kranzl, A., & Horsak, B. (2020). Die Anwendung von 3D-Freihand-Ultraschall für die digitale Rekonstruktion von anatomischen Strukturen in der 3D Ganganalyse: erste Ergebnisse eines laufenden Projekts. Abstractband Des 3. GAMMA Kongress. 3. GAMMA Kongress, München, Deutschland.
Horsak, B., Dumphart, B., Slijepcevic, D., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2020). Explainable Artificial Intelligence (XAI) und ihre Anwendung auf Klassifikationsprobleme in der Ganganalyse. Abstractband Des 3. GAMMA Kongress. 3. GAMMA Kongress, München, Deutschland.
Zahorka, F. (2019, June 11). Projekt Umbrello: Digitale.Dorf.Dienste. Mental Health 2.0? Internetbasierte Interventionen in der Behandlung und Prävention psychischer Erkrankungen., Stockerau.
Horsak, B., Schwab, C., & Kranzl, A. (2019). Reliability of stair walking kinematics in young overweight and obese individuals [Poster]. 28th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Movement Analysis in Adults and Children (ESMAC), Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Wondrasch, B., Raberger, A.-M., & Endres, C. (2019). Motor Learning in Knee Osteoarthritis Therapy - A new Rehabilitation Approach. International Society of Athroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Cancún, Mexiko.
Wondrasch, B. (2019). Prävention von Knorpelverletzungen und Arthrose. In S. Nehrer, V. Valderrabano, & M. Engelhardt (Eds.), Knorpel und Arthrose im Sport.
Horsak, B. (2019). Reliabilität von Messergebnissen in der Gang- und Bewegungsanalyse – Erfahrungsbericht zu gängigen Maßzahlen [Invited talk]. GAMMA Workshop im Rahmen des 11. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Biomechanik, Berlin.

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