Continuous automated telecare assessment of the elderly

@article{Doughty1997ContinuousAT,
  title={Continuous automated telecare assessment of the elderly},
  author={Kathy Doughty and J Costa},
  journal={Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare},
  year={1997},
  volume={3},
  pages={23 - 25}
}
  • Kathy Doughty, J Costa
  • Published in
    Journal of telemedicine and…
    1997
  • Medicine
  • An automated scheme is proposed to assess the ability of elderly people to live alone in the community. It employs an Enhanced Activities of Daily Living index based on a computerized questionnaire form. In addition, a number of low-cost sensors have been developed which provide electronic measures of certain activities; these can provide additional inputs to the assessment form using telemetry. The sensors are capable of measuring a wide range of functional performance, thus providing the… CONTINUE READING

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