Smartphone based fall prevention exercises

  title={Smartphone based fall prevention exercises},
  author={Bruno Chaves Ferreira and V{\^a}nia Guimar{\~a}es and Hugo Sereno Ferreira},
  journal={2013 IEEE 15th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (Healthcom 2013)},
Falling is a very serious problem for our society, as it affects one out of three older adults. Currently, this is a well-known problem and therefore multiple ICT-based solutions for falls management exist. In addition, a small part of them are said to help preventing falls, but most of the reviewed solutions doesn't seem to have their focus in reducing specific fall risk factors like loss of muscle mass or a poor balance. The proposed ICT-based fall prevention solution is based on an existing… CONTINUE READING

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