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Title: Monitoring habits and physiological data in the frail elderly
Authors: Clarke, M
Gokalp, H
Fursse, J
Jones, R
Keywords: Telehealth;Telecare;Integrated platform;Frail elderly;Chronic disease
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: IGITUR, UTRECHT PUBLISHING & ARCHIVING SERVICES
Citation: International Journal of Integrated Care, 13(1): (2013)
Abstract: There is a need for new models of care enabled by technology to support long-term and independent living of the elderly. Integrating telecare and telehealth technologies can be used to provide innovative support in an unobtrusive way. inCASA is a European Commission funded project that uses an integrated platform to monitor both health and habits data in the frail elderly and demonstrate the concept of integrated health and social services through pilot trials. This paper presents the joint analysis of habits and clinical data from the UK pilot. The aim of the analysis is to determine the correlation between change in habits behaviour, change in physiological data and deterioration in the condition of the patient.
URI: http://www.ijic.org/index.php/ijic/article/view/1390/2230
http://bura.brunel.ac.uk/handle/2438/10460
ISSN: 1568-4156
Appears in Collections:Dept of Clinical Sciences Research Papers

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