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Sensors to prevent Parkinson's patients from falling

04/04/2018

Photo: Shoe with sensor on it placed beside a notebook whille a gait analysis of a Parkinson patient is taking place in the background; Copyright: Kurt Fuchs

Using telemedicine based on sensors placed in patients’ shoes and attached to their upper body, researchers aim to analyse specific characteristics in the patient’s gait and when they fall.