State of the art: A study on fall detection

Goh, Yong Li and Ooi, Shih Yin and Pang, Ying Han (2012) State of the art: A study on fall detection. International Science Index, 62. 0-280.

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Abstract

Unintentional falls are rife throughout the ages and have been the common factor of serious or critical injuries especially for the elderly society. Fortunately, owing to the recent rapid advancement in technology, fall detection system is made possible, enabling detection of falling events for the elderly, monitoring the patient and consequently provides emergency support in the event of falling. This paper presents a review of 3 main categories of fall detection techniques, ranging from year 2005 to year 2010. This paper will be focusing on discussing the techniques alongside with summary and conclusion for them.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: State of the art, fall detection, wearable devices, ambient analyser, motion detection
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Information Science and Technology (FIST)
Depositing User: Ms Rosnani Abd Wahab
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2014 02:01
Last Modified: 05 Jan 2017 03:13
URI: http://shdl.mmu.edu.my/id/eprint/4735

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