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Title: Monitoring heart disease and diabetes with mobile internet communications
Authors: Woodward, Bryan
Mulvaney, David J.
Datta, S.
Harvey, Paul
Vyas, Anoop
Thakker, Bhaskar
Farooq, Omar
Habib Istepanian, Robert S.
Issue Date: 2012
Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation © 2012 David Mulvaney et al.
Citation: WOODWARD, B. ... et al., 2012. Monitoring heart disease and diabetes with mobile internet communications. International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications, 195970, 12 pp.
Abstract: A telemedicine system is described for monitoring vital signs and general health indicators of patients with cardiac and diabetic conditions. Telemetry from wireless sensors and readings from other instruments are combined into a comprehensive set of measured patient parameters. Using a combination of mobile device applications and web browser, the data can be stored, accessed, and displayed using mobile internet communications to the central server. As an extra layer of security in the data transmission, information embedded in the data is used in its verification. The paper highlights features that could be enhanced from previous systems by using alternative components or methods.
Description: Copyright © 2012 David Mulvaney et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Version: Published
DOI: 10.1155/2012/195970
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/13093
Publisher Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/195970
ISSN: 1687-6415
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