SmartCoping - A Mobile Solution for Stress Recognition and Prevention

Edith Maier, Ulrich Reimer, Emanuele Laurenzi, Monika Ridinger, Tom Ulmer


The paper describes the development of a mobile solution based on smartphones and sensors for the early recognition of stress. The solution is based on real-time capture and analysis of vital data such as heart rate variability as well as activity and contextual data such as location and time of day. Individual recognition patterns for stress are derived from combining vital and contextual data by using subjective stress assessments via mood maps as additional input during an initial learning phase. The reliability of stress alerts and therapeutic impact will be tested in a clinic specialised on the treatment of alcoholics since stress tends to cause craving and therefore trigger relapses.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Maier E., Reimer U., Laurenzi E., Ridinger M. and Ulmer T. (2014). SmartCoping - A Mobile Solution for Stress Recognition and Prevention . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Health Informatics - Volume 1: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2014) ISBN 978-989-758-010-9, pages 428-433. DOI: 10.5220/0004903704280433

in Bibtex Style

author={Edith Maier and Ulrich Reimer and Emanuele Laurenzi and Monika Ridinger and Tom Ulmer},
title={SmartCoping - A Mobile Solution for Stress Recognition and Prevention},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Health Informatics - Volume 1: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2014)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Health Informatics - Volume 1: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2014)
TI - SmartCoping - A Mobile Solution for Stress Recognition and Prevention
SN - 978-989-758-010-9
AU - Maier E.
AU - Reimer U.
AU - Laurenzi E.
AU - Ridinger M.
AU - Ulmer T.
PY - 2014
SP - 428
EP - 433
DO - 10.5220/0004903704280433