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3D Technologies to Acquire and Visualize the Human Body for Improving Dietetic Treatment

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  • Andres Fuster-Guillo
  • Jorge Azorin-Lopez
  • Juan Miguel Castillo Zaragoza
  • Luis Fernando Pérez Pérez
  • Marcelo Saval-Calvo
  • Robert Fisher

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Original languageEnglish
Article number53
Pages (from-to)1-10
Number of pages10
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 20 Nov 2019
Event13th International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Ambient ‪Intelligence - Toledo, Spain
Duration: 2 Dec 20195 Dec 2019


This research aims to improve adherence to dietetic-nutritional treatment using state-of-the-art RGB-D sensor and virtual reality (VR) technology. Recent studies show that adherence to treatment can be improved by using multimedia technologies which impact on the body awareness of patients. However, there are no studies published to date using 3D data and VR technologies for this purpose. This paper describes a system capable of obtaining the complete 3D model of a body with high accuracy and a realistic visualization for 2D and VR devices to be used for studying the effect of 3D technologies on adherence to obesity treatment.

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