Brain Computer Interface and Eye-tracking for Neuropsychological Assessment of Executive Functions: A Pilot Study

Pietro Cipresso, Paolo Meriggi, Laura Carelli, Federica Solca, Barbara Poletti, Dorothée Lulé, Albert C. Ludolph, Vincenzo Silani, Giuseppe Riva

Abstract

In this study we explored the use of Brain Computer Interface (BCI) and Eye-Tracking (ET) technology both as augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) tool and to assess cognitive deficits. Specifically, we focused on the possible development of a neuropsychological battery for cognitive assessment based on the integration of BCI and ET tools. To preliminary test this approach we assessed eight healthy subjects with a widespread used cognitive task. AAC and usability of both instruments have also been evaluated with the aim to fine-tune the overall system architecture for clinical use.

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Cipresso P., Meriggi P., Carelli L., Solca F., Poletti B., Lulé D., C. Ludolph A., Silani V. and Riva G. (2012). Brain Computer Interface and Eye-tracking for Neuropsychological Assessment of Executive Functions: A Pilot Study . In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Computing Paradigms for Mental Health - Volume 1: MindCare, (BIOSTEC 2012) ISBN 978-989-8425-92-8, pages 79-88. DOI: 10.5220/0003893100790088


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@conference{mindcare12,
author={Pietro Cipresso and Paolo Meriggi and Laura Carelli and Federica Solca and Barbara Poletti and Dorothée Lulé and Albert C. Ludolph and Vincenzo Silani and Giuseppe Riva},
title={Brain Computer Interface and Eye-tracking for Neuropsychological Assessment of Executive Functions: A Pilot Study},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Computing Paradigms for Mental Health - Volume 1: MindCare, (BIOSTEC 2012)},
year={2012},
pages={79-88},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003893100790088},
isbn={978-989-8425-92-8},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Computing Paradigms for Mental Health - Volume 1: MindCare, (BIOSTEC 2012)
TI - Brain Computer Interface and Eye-tracking for Neuropsychological Assessment of Executive Functions: A Pilot Study
SN - 978-989-8425-92-8
AU - Cipresso P.
AU - Meriggi P.
AU - Carelli L.
AU - Solca F.
AU - Poletti B.
AU - Lulé D.
AU - C. Ludolph A.
AU - Silani V.
AU - Riva G.
PY - 2012
SP - 79
EP - 88
DO - 10.5220/0003893100790088