Design of an Interactive Medical Guideline Application for Community Health Workers

Karlen, Walter ;   Scheffer, Cornie

Tags Emerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryDecision support methods and systemsWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

Clinical guidelines, such as the Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI), are used worldwide to support community health workers in...

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Oxygen Saturation Resolution Influences Regularity Measurements

Garde, Ainara ;   Karlen, Walter ;   Kheirkhah Dehkordi, Parastoo ;   Dumont, Guy ;   Ansermino, J. Mark

Tags Signal processing in physiological systemsSignals and systemsNonlinear analysis of biomedical signals

The measurement of regularity in the oxygen saturation (SpO2) signal has been suggested for use in identifying subjects with sleep...

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Respiratory Rate Assessment from Photoplethysmographic Imaging

Karlen, Walter ;   Garde, Ainara ;   Myers, Dorothy ;   Scheffer, Cornie ;   Ansermino, J. Mark ;   Dumont, Guy

Tags Mobile healthPersonal health systemsWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

We present a study investigating the suitability of a respiratory rate estimation algorithm applied to photoplethysmographic imaging on a...

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Sharing Vital Signs between Mobile Phone Applications

Karlen, Walter ;   Dumont, Guy ;   Scheffer, Cornie

Tags Health information system interoperabilityMobile healthPersonal/consumer health informatics

We propose a communication library, ShareVitalSigns, for the standardized exchange of vital sign information between health applications...

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