Tuesday, November 28, 2023

StayFitLonger: an integrated platform for healthy aging at home

The project aims to offer a program of physical and cognitive exercises for seniors. This program will be accessible through a mobile application. Thanks to their links with everyday life, the exercises proposed aim to extend the independence of seniors living at home. To validate the effects of the program, a randomized controlled trial will be conducted in Switzerland, Belgium and Canada among 128 people aged 60 and over. The physiotherapy department of the Haute Ecole de Santé Valais developed the physical exercises, the cognitive exercises are developed by the Leenaards Memory Center of the CHUV in collaboration with the Institut Universitaire de Gériatrie de Montréal. The application is developed jointly by the Institute of Information Systems of the HES-SO Valais in Sierre, by the Applied Imaging Institute of HE-Arc in Neuchâtel and by MindMaze, Lausanne. This project brings together health professionals and technicians in the service of seniors' autonomy.


StayFitLonger is a software solution offering an engaging and personalized motor-cognitive home training platform for the senior population


StayFitLonger is designed to support active, healthy and independent living for older adults, while preventing and successfully delaying the onset and progression of frailty symptoms, which will reduce hospital visits and healthcare expenditure


StayFitLonger has a high variety of gamified activities real-time feedback and templates of predefined sessions to engage users in more effective training




State-of-the-art reporting features will help increase user’s motivation and therapy adherence through training sessions


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