‘Manny’ a virtual robot, simulates falls in large quantity, thereby delivering data that otherwise are hard to obtain from patients.
Supporting MCS’ flagship development SmarKo® this project aims at significantly outperforming existing fall sensors.
Falls in elderly people have become an increasingly alarming issue causing societal and economic harm. Early treatment or better, prevention, are not hot contested areas for tech developers.
MCS initiated and leads REPEAT whichi is financed by the German Ministry for Economy and Energy, under its ZIM program. ZIM is Germany’s largest innovation program for small- and medium-sized enterprises.