Using a wireless sensor network to monitor patients with Parkinson’s

Source: Procedia Computer Science, 2013, Vol 19 p. 956-961

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Date of publication: October 2013

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: This research focuses on non-invasive wireless monitoring of elderly patients with Parkinson’s disease for early signs of falls, to try and prevent potential falls and injuries. It specifically focuses on Freezing of Gait at home and plans to build up a mobility pattern for the person which can be fed into the system to help prevent possible falls.

Length of publication: 5 pages

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS Library for the full text of the article. Follow this link to find your local NHS Library.

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