Semi-automatic falls risk estimation of elderly adults using single wrist worn accelerometer

The population of the oldest old (aged 85 years and over) is growing. It is estimated that 30% of the adults over the age of 65 years experience falls at least once a year. This figure rises to 50% per annum for adults over 80 years living either at home or in care home. Currently older people are t...

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Main Author: Sankar Pandi, Sathish Kumar
Published: University of Newcastle upon Tyne 2014
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