Digital Advances in Medicine, E-Health, and Communication Technologies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1466627956
  • ISBN-13: 9781466627956
  • DDC: 610.285
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 348 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released October 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Digital Advances in Medicine, E-Health, and Communication Technologies explores the developments and trends in medical informatics and its approaches toward telemedicine and e-health applications. This comprehensive collection of research brings together academia and industry by highlighting recent advances in electronic health, medical communications and applications for e-health and medicine.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Associate Editors.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: A Comprehensive Overview of Wireless Body Area Networks (WBAN).
2: An Advanced and Secure Symbian-Based Mobile Approach for Body Sensor Networks Interaction.
3: Pervasive Computing Support in the Transition towards Personalised Health Systems.
4: Study of Zero Velocity Update for Both Low- and High-Speed Human Activities.
5: Applications of Policy Based Agents in Wireless Body Sensor Mesh Networks for Patient Health Monitoring.
6: Acquisition of Multiple Physiological Parameters During Physical Exercise.
7: QoS Concepts and Architecture Over Wireless Body Area Networks for Healthcare Applications.
8: Improving Supervised Classification of Activities of Daily Living Using Prior Knowledge.
9: Development of Audio Sensing Technology for Ambient Assisted Living: Applications and Challenges.
10: On the Use of Home Node Bs for Emergency Telemedicine Applications in Various Indoor Environments.
11: Modeling Emergency and Telemedicine Health Support System: A Service Oriented Architecture Approach Using Cloud Computing.
12: Discrete Portable Measuring Device for Monitoring Noninvasive Intraocular Pressure with a Nano-Structured Sensing Contact Lens Prototype.
13: A Prototype Agent Based Model and Machine Learning Hybrid System for Healthcare Decision Support.
14: Proposed Framework for the Deployment of Telemedicine Centers in Rural Bangladesh.
15: Affordable System for Rapid Detection and Mitigation of Emerging Diseases.
16: Malaria Parasite Detection: Automated Method Using Microscope Color Image.
17: A Tool for Automatic Hammersmith Infant Neurological Examination.
18: Evaluating the IEEE 802.15.6 2.4GHz WBAN Proposal on Medical Multi-Parameter Monitoring under WiFi/Bluetooth Interference.
19: Expected Communications Technology to Track Avian Influenza and Related the Statement of Appeal by ITU-D SG2 Q14.
20: Design Considerations for Delivering E-Learning to Surgical Trainees.
21: Research Essay: The Ethics of E-Health.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.