Projects 2013/2014Projects 2012/2013
Projects Theme Duration Project leader Research question Partners
period
Monitor acute stress and physical strain at Physical activity 1310-1406 J. de Jong Measure acute stress and physical ProCare, Fire
firemen with Zephyr bioharnass, part 2 /sport + Stress strain on a reliable, valid and executable manner Department City of Groningen
Monitor acute stress and physical strain at (top) Physical activity 1310-1406 J. de Jong Measure acute stress and physical ProCare, FC
athletes with Zephyr bioharnass, part 2 /sport + Stress strain on a reliable, valid and executable manner Groningen
Sit Less 2.0 Physical activity 1310-1409 Customize one of the movement CBO Groningen
/sport stimulation programmes are often in such a way that sedentary people are encouraged to sit less
Validity of jogging application Physical activity 1209-1302 M.W. van Ittersum Validity of applications Strava and
/sport Runkeeper at various running speeds
Validity of Withings Pulse activity tracker Physical activity 1309-1312 M.W. van Ittersum Determine the validity of the walking
/sport and jogging logarithm of the Pulse activity tracker
Injury registration app for sports students, Physical activity 1309-1409 S.H. Doeven Use an app to collect fast and accurate UMCG
part 2 /sport information about injuries of sports students .In this way large and long- term injuries might be prevented.
Food apps Food A.M. Werkman Development of E-tool for people with
diabetes
Influence of respiratory training on sleep quality Sleep + Stress 1309-1312 M.W. van Ittersum Determine the impact that the use of a
breathing-app has on sleep quality of young adults
Breathing and stress Stress 1309-1409 M.I.A. Halfhuid Study on the influence of breathing Heartlive
pattern on stress level
Active Ageing Diabetes (Centre of Expertise Healthy Ageing) – several partners 1307-1612 Several partners
Wearable Technologies (SNN) – several partners 1311-1610 Several partners
Projects Theme Duration period Project leader Research question Partners
Explorative research into sensors for self-management by chronic pain complaints Physical activity /sport 1209-1302 M.W. van Ittersum Evaluate which sensors and smartphone applications for physical activity and stress are suitable to combine with an e-health program for people with chronic pain. E-vitality
E-vitality: sensors for physical activity and stress in an e-health environment Physical activity /sport 1302-1307 H. Hobbelen Linking sensors an apps to the program of E-vitality. Then test if it works, what the user experiences are, and whether it contributes to the achievement of self-management in the field of healthy lifestyle E-vitality
Fitbit data extraction Physical activity /sport 1209-1303 H. Heerema Datastorage en accessibility of data.
Internal validation Fitbit Ultra Tracker Physical activity /sport 1209-1302 R.R. Lengton Mappin validiteit and reliability.
External validation Fitbit Ultra Tracker; steps/day Physical activity /sport 1209-1307 R.R. Lengton Mapping of external validity.
External validation Fitbit Ultra Tracker; energy consumption Physical activity /sport 1209-1302 R.R. Lengton Mapping of external validity.
Validity of activity app by Sense QS Physical activity /sport 1302-1307 M.W. van Ittersum Mapping of validity. Sense Observation Systems
Injury registration app for sports students Physical activity /sport 1209-1309 K.A.P.M. Lemmink Use an app to collect fast and accurate information about injuries of sports students .In this way large and long-term injuries might be prevented.
Monitoring child behaviour of children with fitbit Physical activity /sport 1209-1310 J. de Jong Monitoring child behaviour of children with fitbit
Encouraging movement by reflection on quantified movement pattern and Physical activity /sport 1209-1306 R.R. Lengton Understand the effects of sharing information about the quantified movement patterns by users
peer pressure
Stimulating physical activity of children Physical activity /sport 1209-1310 J. de Jong Find effective interventions that establish sustainable behavioral change in children.
Usability Mylaps-measuring loops at sprint and shuttle run testing Physical activity /sport 1202-1206 K.A.P.M. Lemmink Are Mylaps measurement loops suitable for conducting field tests at team athletes. FC Groningen, Mylaps, InnoSport Nl
1302-1306
Monitor acute stress and physical strain at firemen with Zephyr bioharnass Physical activity /sport + Stress 1304-1310 J. de Jong Measure acute stress and physical strain on a reliable, valid and executable manner. ProCare, Fire Department City of Groningen
Monitor acute stress and physical strain at (top) athletes with Zephyr bioharnass Physical acticity /sport + Stress 1304-1310 J. de Jong Measure acute stress and physical strain on a reliable, valid and executable manner ProCare, FC Groningen
Just keep on walking 2.0, Claudicatio App Physical activity /sport C.P. van der Schans Developing an app to in combination with supervision and coaching to an effective and sustainable optimization of the behavior of people with claudication University MedicalCenter Groningen, ClaudicatioNet
Sit Less Physical activity /sport 1302-1312 M. Dontje Customize one of the movement stimulation programmes are often in such a way that sedentary people are encouraged to sit less. CBO Groningen
Overview of food apps & development of evaluation methodology Food 1209-1302 M. de Groot Mapping of the various apps on nutrition, overweight and health.
1302-1307 Sequel: develop methodology for assessment of the usability and validity of smartphone applications
Sleep well: case studies with ZEO sleep manager Sleep 1209-1302 I. Miedema Quality of sleep and the factors affecting it. Relationship between a certain lifestyle factor and the sleep quality is examined.
Externe validiteit sleepsensors/apps Sleep 1301-1308 M.M. Nederstigt Quality of sleep: we know that the relations with anxiety and depression, experience pain, functioning and quality of life. For the mapping of the quality of sleep are several sensors and apps available. Research: mapping or the measurements with these sensors and apps match reported quality of sleep. University Medical Center Groningen
Validation ZEO-sleepsensor Sleep 1302-1312 M.W. van Ittersum Mapping of validiity University
of Groningen
Developing a personal heart rate monitor Stress 1209-1302 R. Veenstra Developing a stress monitor, based on measuring heart rate, that is distinctive in terms of technique and user friendly than already on the market. Heartlive