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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 Each year, patient nonadherence to treatment advice costs the US healthcare system more than $300 billion and results in 250,000 deaths. Developing virtual consultations to promote adherence could improve public health while cutting healthcare costs...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Agents and Multi-Agent Systems","Graphics","Multimedia","Social Computing"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.168
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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
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Background Automated driving is often proposed as a solution to human errors. However, fully automated driving has not yet reached the point where it can be implemented in real traffic. This study focused on adaptively allocating steering control either to the...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Multimedia"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.166
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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Potential benefits of multiscreen and multiple device environments were assessed using three different computing environments. A single factor, within-subject study was conducted with 18 engineering students in a laboratory experiment. Three levels for the computing...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.162
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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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677 views

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
77 downloads
745 views

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
1 citation
239 downloads
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Most of today’s scientific research relies on computers and software for processing scientific information. Examples of such computer-aided research are the analysis of experimental data or the simulation of phenomena based on theoretical models. With the rapid...

["Human-Computer Interaction","Digital Libraries","Scientific Computing and Simulation"]
doi:10.7717/peerj-cs.158

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