Zeitlupe – Wenn Sensoren melden: Hier stimmt etwas nicht

Zeitlupe - Notrufsysteme

Wer alleine lebt, kann dank Notrufdiensten per Knopfdruck Hilfe anfordern. In Lausanne wurde nun ein neues System mit Bewegungsmeldern entwickelt, das automatisch Alarm schlägt oder gar warnt – bevor es zum Notfall kommt. Text : Fabian Rottmeier Wer zu Hause ist und sich zu wenig oder gar nicht bewegt, könnte in Not sein. So lässt […]

New voice assistant technologies using Google Home

Just say « Ok Google, call for help » and the Google Home system will send an emergency alert without having to press the traditional alarm button. This is the project we have developed with the service of Mutualité Française Ain, which aims to use new technologies to improve the quality of life of people with disabilities. […]

Contactless Sleep Monitoring for Early Detection of Health Deteriorations in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Exploratory Study

Abstract Background: Population aging is posing multiple social and economic challenges to society. One such challenge is the social and economic burden related to increased health care expenditure caused by early institutionalizations. The use of modern pervasive computing technology makes it possible to continuously monitor the health status of community-dwelling older adults at home. Early […]

Telemedecine : an alternative to retirement homes

According to the Federal Statistical Office (FSO), Switzerland currently has more than 1.5 million inhabitants over the age of 65, which represents 18% of its population. This share should increase to nearly 21% in 2025, more than 24% in 2035 and exceed 26% in 2045. By then, according to the scenario of the FSO, the […]

Ambient Sensor Signals as Digital Biomarkers for Early Signs of Heart Failure Decompensation

Case Report: Ambient Sensor Signals as Digital Biomarkers for Early Signs of Heart Failure Decompensation Home monitoring systems are increasingly used to monitor seniors in their apartments for detection of emergency situations. More recently, multimodal ambient sensor systems are also used to monitor digital biomarkers to detect clinically relevant health problems over longer time periods. […]

DomoSafety SA et Roche Pharma (Suisse) SA innovent dans le domaine de la santé digitale pour améliorer la vie des personnes atteintes de maladies neuromusculaires

    LAUSANNE, Suisse, 13 Janvier, 2021 – DomoSafety, leader dans le domaine de la santé digitale, annonce un partenariat avec Roche Pharma (Suisse) SA dont l’objectif est d’améliorer la qualité de vie des personnes atteintes d’amyotrophie spinale (SMA), une maladie neuromusculaire rare. Pour les personnes atteintes de cette maladie comme pour de nombreuses personnes […]

Validity of pervasive computing based continuous physical activity assessment in community-dwelling old and oldest-old

Narayan Schütz, Hugo Saner, Beatrice Rudin, Angela Botros, Bruno Pais, Valérie Santschi, Philipp Buluschek, Daniel Gatica-Perez, Prabitha Urwyler, Laura Marchal-Crespo, René M. Müri & Tobias Nef Abstract In older adults, physical activity is crucial for healthy aging and associated with numerous health indicators and outcomes. Regular assessments of physical activity can help detect early health-related […]

La technologie au service des aînés

En profitant des technologies de l’information les plus modernes, la solution de DomoSafety place les seniors au centre. Avec un système capable d’analyser la fréquence respiratoire, des battements cardiaques, des activités de la vie quotidiennes, de la qualité de sommeil, et d’anticiper une chute ou de prévenir une insuffisance cardiaque, l’entreprise vise à préserver leur […]