Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care

Written By Raymond Tong
Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 June 2018
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
  • Pages : 320 pages
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Download or read book entitled Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care by author: Raymond Tong which was release on 01 June 2018 and published by Academic Press with total page 320 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care provides readers with the most current research and information on the clinical and biomedical applications of wearable technology. Wearable devices provide applicability and convenience beyond many other means of technical interface and can include varying applications, such as personal entertainment, social communications and personalized health and fitness. The book covers the rapidly expanding development of wearable systems, thus enabling clinical and medical applications, such as disease management and rehabilitation. Final chapters discuss the challenges inherent to these rapidly evolving technologies. Provides state-of-the-art coverage of the latest advances in wearable technology and devices in healthcare and medicine Presents the main applications and challenges in the biomedical implementation of wearable devices Includes examples of wearable sensor technology used for health monitoring, such as the use of wearables for continuous monitoring of human vital signs, e.g. heart rate, respiratory rate, energy expenditure, blood pressure and blood glucose, etc. Covers examples of wearables for early diagnosis of diseases, prevention of chronic conditions, improved clinical management of neurodegenerative conditions, and prompt response to emergency situations

Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care

Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care
  • Author : Raymond Tong
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care provides readers with the most current research and information on the clinical and biomedical applications of wearable technology. Wearable devices provide applicability and convenience beyond many other means of technical interface and can include varying applications, such as personal entertainment, social communications and ...

Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care

Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care
  • Author : Raymond Tong
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-08-08
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care provides readers with the most current research and information on the clinical and biomedical applications of wearable technology. Wearable devices provide applicability and convenience beyond many other means of technical interface and can include varying applications, such as personal entertainment, social communications and ...

Incorporating the Internet of Things in Healthcare Applications and Wearable Devices

Incorporating the Internet of Things in Healthcare Applications and Wearable Devices
  • Author : Pankajavalli, P. B.,Karthick, G. S.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-10-11
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : The internet of things (IoT) has had a major impact on academic and industrial fields. Applying these technologies to healthcare systems reduces medical costs while enriching the patient-centric approach to medicine, allowing for better overall healthcare proficiency. However, usage of IoT in healthcare is still suffering from significant challenges with ...

Digital Health

Digital Health
  • Author : Shabbir Syed-Abdul,Xinxin Zhu,Luis Fernandez-Luque
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-11-14
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Digital Health: Mobile and Wearable Devices for Participatory Health Applications is a key reference for engineering and clinical professionals considering the development or implementation of mobile and wearable solutions in the healthcare domain. The book presents a comprehensive overview of devices and appropriateness for the respective applications. It also explores ...

Telemedicine Technologies

Telemedicine Technologies
  • Author : Bernard Fong,A. C. M. Fong,C. K. Li
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-08-03
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Since the launch of Telemedicine Technologies (Wiley, 2010), the technologies surrounding telemedicine have changed immeasurably, particularly with the emerging trends of Internet-of-Things (IoT), digital/e-Health, and wearable, smart and assistive technologies. This second edition overhauls and expands on the original text to reflect the technical advances of the last decade. It ...

Telemedicine Technologies

Telemedicine Technologies
  • Author : Bernard Fong,A. C. M. Fong,C. K. Li
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-05-12
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Since the launch of Telemedicine Technologies (Wiley, 2010), the technologies surrounding telemedicine have changed immeasurably, particularly with the emerging trends of Internet-of-Things (IoT), digital/e-Health, and wearable, smart and assistive technologies. This second edition overhauls and expands on the original text to reflect the technical advances of the last decade. It ...

Advanced Methodologies and Technologies in Medicine and Healthcare

Advanced Methodologies and Technologies in Medicine and Healthcare
  • Author : Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A., Mehdi
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2018-10-05
  • Total pages : 591
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Advancements in medical and healthcare technologies pave the way to improving treatments and diagnoses while also streamlining processes to ensure the highest quality care is given to patients. In the last few decades, revolutionary technology has radically progressed the healthcare industry by increasing life expectancy and reducing human error. Advanced ...

Connected Health

Connected Health
  • Author : Richard Krohn,David Metcalf,Patricia Salber
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-02-17
  • Total pages : 282
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Connected Health is the most dynamic phenomenon in healthcare technology today. From smartphones and tablets to apps, body sensors and telemedicine, Connected Health promises to stir foundational shifts in healthcare quality and delivery. This is a watershed moment in healthcare – the Connected Health ecosystem is dramatically impacting healthcare’s stakeholders, ...

eHealth

eHealth
  • Author : Thomas F. Heston
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2018-08-01
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : eHealth has revolutionized health care and the practice of medicine. Internet technologies have given the most rural communities access to healthcare services, and automated computer algorithms are improving medical diagnoses and speeding up the delivery of care. Handheld apps, wearable devices, and artificial intelligence lead the way, creating a global ...

Wearable Telemedicine Technology for the Healthcare Industry

Wearable Telemedicine Technology for the Healthcare Industry
  • Author : Deepak Gupta,Ashish Khanna,D. Jude Hemanth,Aditya Khamparia
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-10-01
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Wearable Telemedicine Technology for the Healthcare Industry: Product Design and Development focuses on recent advances and benefits of wearable telemedicine techniques for remote health monitoring and prevention of chronic conditions, providing real time feedback and help with rehabilitation and biomedical applications. Readers will learn about various techniques used by software ...

PHealth 2013

PHealth 2013
  • Author : B. Blobel,P. Pharow,L. Parv
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2013-06-12
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Health technologies for personalized medicine have become important enablers for monitoring and treatment in both inpatient and outpatient care. The benefits of these technologies lead not only to improvements in medical services quality for all stakeholders, but also to new healthcare business models, promising a better containment of healthcare costs. ...

Wearable and Implantable Medical Devices

Wearable and Implantable Medical Devices
  • Author : Nilanjan Dey,Amira S. Ashour,Simon James Fong,Chintan Bhatt
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-06
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Wearable and Implantable Medical Devices: Applications and Challenges, Fourth Edition highlights the new aspects of wearable and implanted sensors technology in the healthcare sector and monitoring systems. The book's contributions include several interdisciplinary domains, such as wearable sensors, implanted sensors devices, Internet-of-Things (IoT), security, real-time medical healthcare monitoring, WIBSN design ...

Digital Health

Digital Health
  • Author : Homero Rivas,Katarzyna Wac
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-01-02
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : This book presents a comprehensive state-of the-art approach to digital health technologies and practices within the broad confines of healthcare practices. It provides a canvas to discuss emerging digital health solutions, propelled by the ubiquitous availability of miniaturized, personalized devices and affordable, easy to use wearable sensors, and innovative technologies ...

PHealth 2017

PHealth 2017
  • Author : B. Blobel,W. Goossen
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2017-05-05
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : Smart mobile systems such as microsystems, smart textiles, smart implants, sensor-controlled medical devices and innovative sensor techniques have become important enablers for telemedicine and next-generation health services, with social media and gamification adding further to personalized health (pHealth) as an eco-system. This book presents the proceedings of pHealth 2017, the 14th ...

Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare

Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare
  • Author : Paolo Perego,Amir M. Rahmani,Nima TaheriNejad
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-08-23
  • Total pages : 281
  • ISBN : 9780128118108
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Summary : This book constitutes the refereed post-conference proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Mobile Communication and Healthcare, MobiHealth 2017, held in Vienna, Austria, in November 2017. The 34 revised full papers were reviewed and selected from more than 50 submissions and are organized in topical sections covering data analysis, systems, work-in-process, pervasive and wearable ...