Mobile Health Solutions for Biomedical Applications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605663336
  • ISBN-13: 9781605663333
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 347 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Provides an international perspective on the benefits of mobile health technology and describes different examples and applications implemented in global healthcare. Presents research on the emergence of pervasive computing and health care systems that provide quality patient care services.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Mobile Health Applications and Technologies.
2: Evaluation of Two Mobile Nutrition Tracking Applications for Chronically Ill Populations with Low Literacy Skills.
3: Accessing an Existing Virtual Electronic Patient Record with a Secure Wireless Architecture.
4: Personal Health Records Systems Go Mobile: Defining Evaluation Components.
5: Medical Information Representation Framework for Mobile Healthcare.
6: A Distributed Approach of a Clinical Decision Support System Based on Cooperation.
7: Managing Mobile Healthcare Knowledge: Physicians’ Perceptions on Knowledge Creation and Reuse.
8: Patient Monitoring and Wearable Devices.
9: Patient Monitoring in Diverse Environments.
10: Monitoring Hospital Patients Using Ambient Displays.
11: Towards Easy–to–Use, Safe, and Secure Wireless Medical Body Sensor Networks.
12: Sensing of Vital Signs and Transmission Using Wireless Networks.
13: Towards Wearable Physiological Monitoring on a Mobile Phone.
14: Context Aware Systems.
15: A Framework for Capturing Patient Consent in Pervasive Healthcare Applications.
16: Technology Enablers for Context–Aware Healthcare Applications.
17: Modelling Spatiotemporal Developments in Spatial Health Systems.
18: Context–Aware Task Redistribution for Enhanced M–Health Application Performance.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.

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