Patent Number: 10,029,065

Title: System and method for increasing the relaxation of a person

Abstract: The present invention relates to a system (100) for increasing a degree of relaxation of a person (10) using biofeedback. The system (100) comprises a first physiological parameter determining unit (20) for determining a first physiological parameter of the person (10), a reference parameter providing unit (60) for providing a reference parameter, a correlation determining unit (30) for determining a degree of correlation between the first physiological parameter and the reference parameter and a controller (40) for determining a control information based on the determined degree of correlation for controlling a light source unit (50), wherein in a mode of operation of the system the control information is adapted to control the light source unit (50) by dimming the light source unit and/or changing the color of the light from the light source unit to warmer color tones having a lower color temperature when the degree of correlation increases.

Inventors: Pinter; Robert (Aachen, DE), Schmeink; Anke (Herzongenrath, DE), Bescos Del Castillo; Cristina (Aachen, DE)

Assignee: KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS N.V.

International Classification: A61M 21/02 (20060101); A61M 21/00 (20060101); A61B 5/00 (20060101); A61B 5/0205 (20060101); A61B 5/024 (20060101); A61B 5/113 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2022-07-24 0:00:00