Gokhan Remzi Yavuz

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Falls are identified as a major health risk not only for the elderly but also for people with neurodegenerative diseases, such as epilepsy, and are considered as a major obstacle to independent living. Fast detection of falls would not only decrease the health risks by enabling quick medical response; but also make independent living a safe option for the(More)
Accidental falls threaten the lives of people over 65 years of age and can be overcome with quick action for saving lives. Old people who live alone and those who have chronic diseases constitute the main risk groups. Fast and effective detection of falls will increase the quality of life of these people. In this study, using accelerometers together with a(More)
Falls are identified as a major health risk not only for the elderly but also for people with cognitive diseases and are considered as a major obstacle to independent living. Fast detection of falls would not only decrease the health risks by enabling quick medical response; but also make independent living a safe option for the elderly. In this paper, we(More)
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