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Summary
Tools
Varias herramientas de Debian Med

Este metapaquete instalará herramientas para varios propósitos dentro del cuidado de la salud. Actualmente contiene algunos programas simples para el cuidado personal.

The list to the right includes various software projects which are of some interest to the Debian Med Project. Currently, only a few of them are available as Debian packages. It is our goal, however, to include all software in Debian Med which can sensibly add to a high quality Debian Pure Blend.

For a better overview of the project's availability as a Debian package, each head row has a color code according to this scheme:

If you discover a project which looks like a good candidate for Debian Med to you, or if you have prepared an unofficial Debian package, please do not hesitate to send a description of that project to the Debian Med mailing list

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Debian Med Tools packages

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Cronometer
CRON-o-Meter - Exercise and nutrient intake tracker
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Easy to use daily nutrient intake tracker that includes nutritional information on over 8000 foods. User can create, import and export custom foods and recipes as well as set personal targets for each nutrient. CRON-O-Meter can also track and chart your biometrics (weight, blood pressure, temperature, etc) and generate detailed reports on your nutritional intake.

Edfbrowser
viewer for biosignal storage files such as bdf and edf
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EDFbrowser is a viewer for medical timeseries storage files containing data such as EEG, EMG, and ECG signals. It supports EDF(+) and BDF(+) file formats. Apart from viewing the files, it also supports some editing operations and can convert the biomedical files to other formats.

Please cite: Martin Wolgast, Lars-Gunnar Lundh and Gardar Viborg: Cognitive reappraisal and acceptance: An experimental comparison of two emotion regulation strategies. Behaviour Research and Therapy 49(12):858–866 (2011)
Hunspell-de-med
Diccionario médico en alemán para hunspell
Maintainer: Tobias Quathamer
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Este paquete contiene un diccionario médico en alemán para utilizarse con el corrector ortográfico hunspell, que se utiliza actualmente dentro de OpenOffice.org2 y como un clon de ispell.

Hunspell-en-med
English medical dictionary for hunspell
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This package contains an English medical dictionary for use with the hunspell spell checker which is currently used by OpenOffice.org2

Nut-nutrition
dietary nutrition analysis software
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This software help you record what you eat and then analyzes your meals for nutrient levels in terms of the USDA "Daily Value" (the standard for food labeling in the US.

Pcalendar
track menstrual cycles and predict fertility periods
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Periodic Calendar is a GUI application which assists in women menstrual cycles tracking and fertility periods prediction. This information can be used as supportive either for conception or contraception planning.

Periodic Calendar provides support for BBT and sympto-thermal methods which have the highest reliability in fertility periods prediction. User can choose any subset of the features to be used or even fall to the generic calendar method (which if used alone is very unreliable).

Authors of the Periodic Calendar still insist on not being an equal substitute to the fertility planning consultants or doctors. Before using this application please talk to your doctor or read a good book on the subject.

THE PREDICTIONS MADE BY THIS PROGRAM CAN BE NEVER BE CONSIDERED AS FINAL. THE METHODS USED ARE NOT 100% EFFECTIVE FOR ALL WOMEN.

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Pondus
personal weight manager for GTK+2
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Pondus keeps track of your body weight and, optionally, the percentage of bodyfat, muscle and water. It aims to be simple to use, lightweight and fast. All data can be plotted to get a quick overview of the history of your weight. A simple weight planner allows one to define "target weights" and this plan can be compared with the actual measurements in a plot.

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Python-clips
Python module to interface the CLIPS expert system shell library
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CLIPS is an expert system shell / inference engine written by NASA (see Debian package clips).

pyclips are the Python bindings to that engine.

Python-fitbit
FitBit REST API Client Implementation
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A Python module containing an implementation of a client for the FitBit REST API. It uses OAuth for authentication, it supports both US and SI units.

Quitcount
Small tool which may help yourself quit smoking
Maintainer: Ricardo Mones
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QuitCount is a simple counter that shows what you spared since you quit smoking. Once you tell it the date you quit, how much you smoked, and how much it cost, it'll tell you how many cigarettes you didn't smoke since, and how much it makes in terms of money, tar, and life expectancy.

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Wgerman-medical
German medical dictionary words for /usr/share/dict
Maintainer: Tobias Quathamer
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This package provides the file /usr/share/dict/german-medical containing a list of German medical words. This list can be used by spelling checkers, and by programs such as look(1).

Workrave
Herramienta para evitar las lesiones por esfuerzo repetitivo
Maintainer: Francois Marier
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Workrave es un asistente para la recuperación y prevención de las lesiones por esfuerzo repetitivo o «Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)». El programa muestra alertas periódicas para que realice micropausas, descansos y restringe el límite máximo diario de uso.

Incluye una aplicación para la barra de tareas compatible con GNOME y KDE y es capaz de monitorizar por la red su actividad si cambia entre diferentes ordenadores como parte de su trabajo diario.

Workrave ofrece muchas más opciones de configuración que otras herramientas similares.

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Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Cycle
calendar program for women
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Cycle is a calendar for women. Given a cycle length or statistics for several periods, it can calculate the days until menstruation, the days of "safe" sex, the fertile period, and the days to ovulations, and define the d.o.b. of a child. It allows the user to write notes and helps to supervise the administration of hormonal contraceptive tablets.

Possibilities of the program:

  • Calculate days of menstruation, based on the length of the cycle or on statistics of previous periods.
  • Calculate days of "safe" sex, fertile period and day to ovulations.
  • Definition of D.O.B. (Date Of Birth) of a child
  • Allows one to write notes.
  • Helps to supervise reception of hormonal contraceptive tablets.
  • Multiple users allowed. Data is protected by a password for every user.

NOTE: This program is not a reliable contraceptive method. It does neither help to prevent sexual transmission diseases like AIDS. It is just an electronic means of keeping track of some of your medical data and extract some statistical conclusions from them. You cannot consider this program as a substitute for your gynecologist in any way.

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Entangle
Tethered Camera Control & Capture
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Entangle provides a graphical interface for "tethered shooting", aka taking photographs with a digital camera completely controlled from the computer.

Using Entangle is as easy as 1,2,3...

  • Connect camera
  • Launch Entangle
  • Shoot photos

With a sufficiently capable digital SLR camera Entangle allows:

  • Trigger the shutter from the computer
  • Live preview of scene before shooting
  • Automatic download and display of photos as they are shot
  • Control of all camera settings from computer
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Goldencheetah
set of analysis tools for cycling performance
Maintainer: KURASHIKI Satoru
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GoldenCheetah is a software package that:

  • Downloads ride data directly from the CycleOps PowerTap and the SRM PowerControl V. Support for SRM PowerControl VI and VII is planned for the future.
  • Imports ride data downloaded with other programs, including TrainingPeaks WKO+ and the manufacturers' software for the Ergomo, Garmin, Polar, PowerTap, and SRM devices.
  • Provides a rich set of analysis tools, including a critical power graph, BikeScore calculation, histogram analysis, a best interval finder, and a pedal force versus pedal velocity chart, to name just a few.
Mencal
menstruation calendar
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Mencal is a menstruation calendar written in Perl.

It is a simple variation of the well-known Unix command cal. The main difference is that you can have some periodically repeating days highlighted in color. This can be used to track menstruation (or other) cycles conveniently.

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Mssstest
Normalisation of disease scores for patients with Multiple Sclerosis
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MSSStest is a program for implementing the method described in the article The Multiple Sclerosis Severity Score. R. Roxburgh S. Seaman et al. (2004), accepted for publication by Neurology. It calculates MSSS scores and uses these scores to test for differences between disease progression rates in different groups defined by genotype at some locus. A brief description of the method is given below.

Please cite: R H S R Roxburgh, S R Seaman, T Masterman, A E Hensiek, S J Sawcer, S Vukusic, I Achiti, C Confavreux, M Coustans, E le Page, G Edan, G V McDonnell, S Hawkins, M Trojano, M Liguori, E Cocco, M G Marrosu, F Tesser, M A Leone, A Weber, F Zipp, B Miterski, J T Epplen, A Oturai, P Soelberg Sorensen, E G Celius, N Tellez Lara, X Montalban, P Villoslada, A M Silva, M Marta, I Leite, B Dubois, J Rubio, H Butzkueven, T Kilpatrick, M P Mycko, K W Selmaj, M E Rio, M Sa, G Salemi, G Savettieri, J Hillert and D A S Compston: Multiple Sclerosis Severity Score: using disability and disease duration to rate disease severity. (PubMed,eprint) Neurology 64(7):1144-51 (2005)
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