publication . Master thesis . 2014

Integrating eye tracking in virtual reality for stroke rehabilitation

Alves, Júlio Miguel Gomes Rebelo;
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  • Published: 01 Sep 2014
  • Country: Portugal
Abstract
This thesis reports on research done for the integration of eye tracking technology into virtual reality environments, with the goal of using it in rehabilitation of patients who suffered from stroke. For the last few years, eye tracking has been a focus on medical research, used as an assistive tool  to help people with disabilities interact with new technologies  and as an assessment tool  to track the eye gaze during computer interactions. However, tracking more complex gaze behaviors and relating them to motor deficits in people with disabilities is an area that has not been fully explored, therefore it became the focal point of this research. During the ...
Subjects
Medical Subject Headings: genetic structures
ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMethodologies_IMAGEPROCESSINGANDCOMPUTERVISIONInformationSystems_MODELSANDPRINCIPLES
free text keywords: Eye tracking, Gaze behavior, Virtual reality, Stroke, Rehabilitation, Informatics Engineering, ., Centro de Ciências Exatas e da Engenharia, :Engenharia e Tecnologia::Engenharia Eletrotécnica, Eletrónica e Informática [Domínio/Área Científica]
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