Natural turn measures predict recurrent falls in community-dwelling older adults: a longitudinal cohort study
Farseeing are still publishing work, please see our latest paper about predicting falls and turning. Although turning has been reported as one of the ...
mHealth Technologies the spin-off company from the University of Bologna and the FARSEEING project have been nominated for an Innovation Radar Prize for the ...
Farseeing partners publish in the Journal of Biomedical Informatics about the FARSEEING taxonomy: Abstract BACKGROUND: Recent Cochrane reviews on falls and fall prevention have ...
Dr Helen Hawley-Hague presents on motivating older adults to take-up and maintain exercise and the delivery of evidence based strength and balance programmes
Dr Helen Hawley-Hague presents at the Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Vancouver about promoting older adults uptake and adherence to exercise classes and the ...
FARSEEING is a collaborative European Commission funded research project with 10 partners distributed in 5 EU countries. It aims to provide a thematic network focusing on the issue of promoting healthy, independent living for older adults. FARSEEING aims to promote better prediction, identification and prevention of falls with a focus on ICT devices and the unique […]
Farseeing are still publishing work, please see our latest paper about predicting falls and turning. Although turning has been reported as one of the leading activities performed during a fall, and falls during turning result in 8-times more hip fractures than falls during linear gait, the quantity and quality of turns resulting in falls remain […]
If you would like to join our team at the University of Manchester and continue to work with key FARSEEING partners then please apply for this funded PhD! Evaluating new technologies for promotion of healthy active ageing: using smartphone apps and sensors to promote activity- acceptability and adherence measurement? This project is now advertised and […]
Farseeing partners from the University of Bologna, Robert Bosch Gesellschaft fuer Medizinische Forschung and Azienda Sanitaria di Firenze publish in the Journal of Post Acute and Long Term Care Medicine on: Predictive Performance of a Fall Risk Assessment Tool (FRAT-up) for Community-Dwelling Older People in 4 European Cohorts. Palumbo P, Klenk J, Cattelani L, Bandinelli S, Ferrucci […]
Congratulations to Farseeing’s Dr Nina Skjaeret from NTNU who successfully defended her PhD, titled: Exergaming in older adults. Use, user experience, and the relationship between game elements and movement characteristics