Different Activity Sensors for Sleep Detection

J. Virkkala, Juha Matti Kortelainen, J. Nissilä, M. Sallinen, M. Härmä, E.J.W Van Someren

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Actigraphy is an established method for studying sleep-wake patterns. Usually activity sensors (actigraphs) are placed on the wrist of non-dominant hand. In this study five different activity sensors were compared to study the role of different activity sensor types in sleep epoch detection.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Conference on Ambulatory Monitoring of Physical Activity and Movement
Subtitle of host publication, Conference Book
EditorsJ.B.J. Bussmann, H.L.D. Horemans, H.L.P. Hurkmans
Place of PublicationRotterdam
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 2008


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