Dispositivo Vestível para Monitoramento de Pessoas Idosas

Caroline Mazetto Mendes, Verônica Isabela Quandt, Elisângela Aparecida Dias, Leonardo Sant'Anna Mariani
2020 Anais do Computer on the Beach  
ABSTRACTDue to medical advances, life expectancy is getting longer andlonger. Consequently the elderly population is growing and newchallenges will be faced in the coming decades. In this context, thispaper presents the development of a monitoring system for theelderly. The system includes a wearable device to detect falls, apanic button to be activated if the user feels unwell, and a speakerthat beeps when medication is required. If the wearable deviceidentifies a fall or detects panic button
more » ... tects panic button activation, an alert messageis automatically sent to the mobile device of the responsible for theelderly. The expected result of this project is to efficiently monitorthe elderly and to promote the quality of life and safety for elderlyover 60 years.
doi:10.14210/cotb.v11n1.p012-013 fatcat:4mynyvppm5bq7bvzbdexvrlsf4