#Health Sciences

Under the heading of Health Sciences, the St. Pölten UAS combines expertise from the fields of dietetics, physiotherapy, healthcare and nursing, and digital healthcare in the research areas of Health Promotion & Healthy Ageing, Clinical & Healthcare Research and Education & Lifelong Learning for Health Professionals.

Projects

NUMOQUA - Nutrition and movement to improve quality of life with knee osteoarthritis

Combining exercise therapy with nutritional therapy to improve the quality of life of patients with osteoarthritis.

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

Publications

Höld, E., Grüblbauer, J., Wiesholzer, M., Wewerka-Kreimel, D., Stieger, S., Kuschei, W., Kisser, P., Gützer, E., Hemetek, U., Ebner-Zarl, A., & Pripfl, J. (2022). Improving glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus through a peer support instant messaging service intervention (DiabPeerS): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials, 23(1), 308. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-022-06202-2
Anderluh, A., Bichler, R., Heller, M., Michelberger, F., Seel, M., Raffler, C., Hackl, R., & Sempoch, C. (2022). EFFECTS - Intersektorale Wirkungsimplikationen und Potentiale aktiver Mobilität (p. 99) [Projektbericht]. BMK. https://projekte.ffg.at/anhang/62d9322f1abb0_EFFECTS%20Ergebnisbericht.pdf
Seel, M., Heller, M., & Anderluh, A. (2022). EFFECTS: Gesundheitliche Bewertung aktiver Mobilität. ÖGPH-Newsletter, 11–13. https://oeph.at/sites/default/public/files/newsletter/%C3%96GPH_Newsletter_M%C3%A4rz_%202022.pdf
Slijepcevic, D., Horst, F., Lapuschkin, S., Horsak, B., Raberger, A.-M., Kranzl, A., Samek, W., Breitender, C., Schöllhorn, W., & Zeppelzauer, M. (2022). Explaining Machine Learning Models for Clinical Gait Analysis. ACM Transactions on Computing for Healthcare, 3(2), 14:1-14:27. https://doi.org/10/gnt2s9
Horak, T., Aigner, W., Brehmer, M., Joshi, A., & Tominski, C. (2022). Responsive Visualization Design for Mobile Devices. In B. Lee, E. K. Choe, P. Isenberg, & R. Dachselt (Eds.), Mobile Data Visualization. CRC Press; 10.1201/9781003090823-2. https://www.routledge.com/Mobile-Data-Visualization/Lee-Dachselt-Isenberg-Choe/p/book/9780367534714
Anderluh, A. (2022). EFFECTS of Cycling - Ein Plus für Gesundheit, Wirtschaft und Verkehr [Vortrag]. Österreichischer Radgipfel 2022, Wien, 4.-5. April 2022, Wien.
Schwab, C., Durstberger, S., Kainz, H., Baca, A., Thajer, A., Greber-Platzer, S., Ilse, J., Horsak, B., & Kranzl, A. (2021). Accuracy of 3-dimensional freehand ultrasound to estimate anatomical landmarks in children and adolescents with obesity. Gait & Posture, 90, 232–233. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2021.09.120
Dumphart, B., Slijepčević, D., Unglaube, F., Kranzl, A., Baca, A., Zeppelzauer, M., & Horsak, B. (2021). An automated deep learning-based gait event detection algorithm for various pathologies. Gait & Posture, 90, 50–51. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2021.09.026
Krondorfer, P., Slijepčević, D., Unglaube, F., Kranzl, A., Breiteneder, C., Zeppelzauer, M., & Horsak, B. (2021). Deep learning-based similarity retrieval in clinical 3D gait analysis. Gait & Posture, 90, 127–128. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2021.09.066
Horsak, B., Simonlehner, M., Schöffer, L., Dumphart, B., Jalaeefar, A., & Husinsky, M. (2021). Overground walking in a fully immersive Virtual Reality: Preliminary results of a comprehensive study on the effects on walking biomechanics. Gait & Posture, 90, 100–101. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.3389/fbioe.2021.780314

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