Corpus ID: 11792862

Detecting Human Falls with a 3-Axis Digital Accelerometer

  title={Detecting Human Falls with a 3-Axis Digital Accelerometer},
  author={N. Jia},
  • N. Jia
  • Published 2009
  • Computer Science
  • Foreword For a human, experiencing a fall unobserved can be doubly dangerous. The obvious possibility of initial injury may be further aggravated by the possible consequences if treatment is not obtained within a short time. For example, many elderly individuals can suffer accidental falls due to weakness or dizziness—or, in general, their diminished self-care and self-protective ability. Since they tend to be fragile, these accidents may possibly have serious consequences if aid is not given… CONTINUE READING
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