The Physical Activity and Smart Health Care of Trend for the Elderly

노인을 위한 신체활동 및 스마트 헬스 케어분야의 경향

  • Yi, Eun Surk (Dept. of Exercise Rehabilitation & Welfare, Gachon Univ.)
  • 이은석 (가천대학교 운동재활복지학과)
  • Received : 2017.07.01
  • Accepted : 2017.08.20
  • Published : 2017.08.28


The study conducted a systematic analysis through systematic literature to explore trends in physical activities and trends in the elderly and smart health care sector. Based on the research data collected from 2006 to 2017, the research paper was selected as an analysis data base and collected data from the patented patent data registered to the Patent Office. Based on the combination of the aged, physical activities, IT, IoT, and healthcare, the research identified the research trends and subjects through the analysis and analysis of subjects based on a total of 102 academic journals and 79 patents. First of all, the academic research published a surge in 2010 research in 2006, and it has emerged as an area of continuous interest in academia until 2017. Meanwhile, patents for patents soared in 2012, according to the company's patent. Second, research shows that studies are being conducted in five areas of research. Service design, monitoring systems, systems, policies, and other studies. In the case of patents, three types of patents were classified as patents, devices and information related to information. Subsequent studies will be deemed necessary to verify the effectiveness of the smart health care technology to enhance the health of the elderly.


Elderly;Physical Activity;Smart Health Care;Trend


Supported by : 한국연구재단


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