IJMTES – Elder People Health Care: A Survey

Journal Title : International Journal of Modern Trends in Engineering and Science

Author’s Name : B Mahalakshmi | S Kalaichelvi

Volume 02 Issue 08  Year 2015

ISSN no: 2348-3121

Page no: 10-15

AbstractThis survey paper depicts that literature survey of elder people health care based on sensor networks, diseases which attack the elder people, causes and consequences.

Keywords— Elder care, disease, monitor, aging, health


[1] A. Bueno-Cavanillas, F. Padilla-Ruiz, J.J. Jimnez-Molen, C.A. Peinado-Alonso, and R. Glvez-Vargas, “Risk Factors in Falls Among the Elderly According to Extrinsic and Intrinsic Precipitating Causes”, European Journal of Epidemiology, Vol.16, No. 9, (2000), pp. 849-859.
[2] A.J. Bell, J.K. Talbot-Stern, and A. Hennessy, “Characteristics and Outcomes of Older Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department After a Fall: a Retrospective Analysis”, Medical Journal of Australia, Vol. 73, No. 4, (2000).
[3] Andreas K. Triantafyllidis, Vassilis G.Koutkias, Ioanna Chouvarda, Nicos Maglaveras, “A Pervasive Health System Integrating Patient Monitoring, Status Logging, and Social Sharing”, IEEE journal of biomedical and health informatics, Vol. 17, No. 1, January (2013).
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