Video Motion Analysis for Sudden Death Detection During Sleeping

수면 중 돌연사 감지를 위한 비디오 모션 분석 방법

  • 이승호 (한국기술교육대학교 융합학과)
  • Received : 2018.07.02
  • Accepted : 2018.10.05
  • Published : 2018.10.31


Sudden death during sleep often occurs in different age groups. To prevent an unexpected sudden death, sleep monitoring is required. This paper presents a video analysis method to detect sudden death without using any attachable sensors. In the proposed method, a motion magnification technique detects even very subtle motion during sleep. If the magnification cannot detect motion, the proposed method readily decides on abnormal status (possibly sudden death). Experimental results on two kinds of sleep video show that motion magnification-based video analysis could be useful for discriminating sleep (with very subtle motion) from sudden death.


Sudden Death Detection;Video Analysis;Sleep Monitoring;Computer Vision;Motion Magnification


Supported by : 한국기술교육대학교


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