The Balance Ability of Fallers and Non-Fallers in Psychiatric Patients at a Long Term Care Unit

San Ping Wang, Jen Suh Chern, Jer-Hao Chang, Bo Jian Wu, Hsiao Ju Sun, Jiunn Ying Liou

研究成果: Conference contribution

摘要

With the increasing age, chronicity of illness, and medication side-effects, the psychiatric patients tend to have higher incidence of commodity and rate of accidents. Falls is the most devastating accidents and the ability to maintain balance is pivotal for the well-beings of this population. It appeared that different patterns of fall risk factors may be evident in psychiatric patients but with few scientific evidence. The existing tools for evaluation of risk of falls were not applicable on this population. This study intended to quantitatively measure the balance ability in psychiatric patients with and without fall history. The results could further contribute to falls prevention in long term care unit.

原文English
主出版物標題Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 16th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, BIBE 2016
發行者Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
頁面278-281
頁數4
ISBN(電子)9781509038336
DOIs
出版狀態Published - 2016 十二月 16
事件16th IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, BIBE 2016 - Taichung, Taiwan
持續時間: 2016 十月 312016 十一月 2

出版系列

名字Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 16th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, BIBE 2016

Other

Other16th IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, BIBE 2016
國家Taiwan
城市Taichung
期間16-10-3116-11-02

指紋

Long-Term Care
Psychiatry
Accidents
Population
History
Incidence

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biotechnology
  • Genetics
  • Bioengineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Health Informatics

引用此文

Wang, S. P., Chern, J. S., Chang, J-H., Wu, B. J., Sun, H. J., & Liou, J. Y. (2016). The Balance Ability of Fallers and Non-Fallers in Psychiatric Patients at a Long Term Care Unit. 於 Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 16th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, BIBE 2016 (頁 278-281). [7789996] (Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 16th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, BIBE 2016). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/BIBE.2016.58
Wang, San Ping ; Chern, Jen Suh ; Chang, Jer-Hao ; Wu, Bo Jian ; Sun, Hsiao Ju ; Liou, Jiunn Ying. / The Balance Ability of Fallers and Non-Fallers in Psychiatric Patients at a Long Term Care Unit. Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 16th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, BIBE 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2016. 頁 278-281 (Proceedings - 2016 IEEE 16th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering, BIBE 2016).
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