An e-textile system for motion analysis.

  title={An e-textile system for motion analysis.},
  author={Josh Edmison and Mark Jones and Thurmon E. Lockhart and Thomas Martin},
  journal={Studies in health technology and informatics},
Electronic textiles (e-textiles) offer the promise of home health care devices that integrate seamlessly into the wearer's everyday lifestyle while providing a higher level of functionality than current devices. Existing gait analysis systems are cumbersome laboratory-based systems that, while providing valuable information, would be difficult or impossible to deploy in the home. Yet gait analysis systems offer the promise of preventing and/or mitigating the serious effects of falls in the… CONTINUE READING