Peer-reviewed Articles - Computer sci

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Background Several technology-assisted aids are available to help blind and visually impaired people perform their daily activities. The current research uses the state-of-the-art technology to enhance the utility of traditional navigational aids to produce solutions...

["Drugs and Devices","Ophthalmology","Human\u2013Computer Interaction","Data Mining and Machine Learning"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.6058
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Segmentation of the retinal blood vessels using filtering techniques is a widely used step in the development of an automated system for diagnostic retinal image analysis. This paper optimized the blood vessel segmentation, by extending the trainable B-COSFIRE...

["Ophthalmology","Radiology and Medical Imaging","Human-Computer Interaction","Computational Science"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.5855
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Background We evaluated the effects of a mixed reality (MR) head-mounted deviceon some cognitiveand physiological functions during 90 min tasks in an attempt to determine their safety for workers. Methods A total of 12 volunteers performed 90-min intellectual and...

["Bioengineering","Neuroscience","Global Health","Public Health","Human-Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.5847
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The current research aims to study the link between the type of vision experienced in a collaborative immersive virtual environment (active vs. multiple passive), the type of error one looks for during a cooperative multi-user exploration of a design project (affordance...

["Neuroscience","Psychiatry and Psychology","Human\u2013Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.5844
1 citation
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One purpose of wikis is the collaborative generation of content. During creation processes, controversies between authors emerge that they discuss on the article’s talk page. Research suggests that controversies based on opposing points of view and contradictory...

["Psychiatry and Psychology","Human-Computer Interaction","Computational Science"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.5541
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Digitalization of work processes is advancing, and this is increasingly supported by complex information systems (IS). However, whether such systems are used by employees largely depends on users’ trust in these IS. Because there are few systematic studies on this...

["Psychiatry and Psychology","Human-Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.5483
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Background High-throughput technologies are rapidly generating large amounts of diverse omics data. Although this offers a great opportunity, it also poses great challenges as data analysis becomes more complex. The purpose of this study was to identify the main...

["Bioinformatics","Genomics","Human\u2013Computer Interaction","Data Science"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.5553
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Background The amount of plant data such as taxonomical classification, morphological characteristics, ecological attributes and geological distribution in textual and image forms has increased rapidly due to emerging research and technologies. Therefore, it is...

["Bioinformatics","Human-Computer Interaction","Computational Science"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.5579
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Social anxiety is commonly assessed with self-report measures. This study aimed to investigate whether maximum anxiety levels during in vivo and virtual reality behavioral assessment tasks (BATs), and implicit approach-avoidance tendencies during the approach-avoidance...

["Psychiatry and Psychology","Human-Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.5441
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Introduction In this study, a survey was prepared for urologists that asked about their primary choice of treatment for urolithiasis in daily practice and their answers were evaluated. Methods The survey was prepared on the Google Docs website and it was sent to...

["Urology","Human-Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.5390
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Background There are many problems with fitness trackers, such as device usability, which limit their large-scale application, and relevant studies are limited in terms of their sample size and evaluation methods. The purpose of the study was to evaluate the perceived...

["Pharmacology","Public Health","Human-Computer Interaction","Computational Science","Data Science"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.5350
307 downloads
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Background The purpose of this study was to analyze the relationships between muscular performance consisting of a single repetition on the chair squat exercise (CSQ) and different measures of functional capacity, balance, quality of life and cognitive status in...

["Geriatrics","Kinesiology","Nursing","Science and Medical Education","Human\u2013Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.4712
1 citation
438 downloads
1,127 views

There is fundamental knowledge that during the resting state cerebral activity recorded by electroencephalography (EEG) is strongly modulated by the eyes-closed condition compared to the eyes-open condition, especially in the occipital lobe. However, little research...

["Neuroscience","Human\u2013Computer Interaction","Computational Science"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.4492
1 citation
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Identifying the separate parts in ultrasound images such as bone and skin plays a crucial role in the synovitis detection task. This paper presents a detector of bone and skin regions in the form of a classifier which is trained on a set of annotated images. Selected...

["Orthopedics","Radiology and Medical Imaging","Rheumatology","Human\u2013Computer Interaction","Computational Science"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.4411
2 citations
547 downloads
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Background Several water-based sports (swimming, surfing and stand up paddle boarding) require adequate thoracic mobility (specifically rotation) in order to perform the appropriate activity requirements. The measurement of thoracic spine rotation is problematic...

["Kinesiology","Orthopedics","Science and Medical Education","Human\u2013Computer Interaction"]
doi:10.7717/peerj.4431

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