A Single vs. Multi-Sensor Approach to Enhanced Detection of Smartphone Placement

Guiry, John J. ;   Karr, Chris ;   van de Ven, Pepijn ;   Nelson, John ;   Begale, Mark

Tags Mobile healthData miningWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

In this paper, the authors evaluate the ability to detect on-body device placement of smartphones. A feasibility study is undertaken with N=5...

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A Smartphone Mediated Portable Intelligent Medicine Case for Medication Management Support

Suzuki, Takuo ;   Nakauchi, Yasushi

Tags Mobile healthElectronic health recordsPersonal health systems

We developed an epoch-making portable intelligent medicine case for recipients who take medicine every day. The medicine case consists of a...

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Evaluation of Wearable Consumer Heart Rate Monitors Based on Photopletysmography

Parak, Jakub ;   Korhonen, Ilkka

Tags Personal/consumer health informaticsPersonal health systems

Wearable monitoring of heart rate (HR) during physical activity and exercising allows real time control of exercise intensity and training...

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IBEST: Intelligent Balance Assessment and Stability Training System Using Smartphone

Phyo Wai, Aung Aung ;   Pham, Duy Duc ;   Chan, Syin ;   Zhang, Haihong

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyPersonal health systemsTelehealth

Patients with postural instability due to balance disorders could lead to falls and injuries while walking. So those patients need regular...

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Implementation of a Smartphone As a Wireless Gyroscope Application for the Quantification of Reflex Response

LeMoyne, Robert ;   Mastroianni, Timothy

Tags Mobile healthBody sensor networksWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

The patellar tendon reflex constitutes a fundamental aspect of the conventional neurological evaluation. Dysfunctional characteristics of the...

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Implementation of a Smartphone for Evaluating Gait Characteristics of a Trans-Tibial Prosthesis

LeMoyne, Robert ;   Mastroianni, Timothy

Tags Mobile healthBody sensor networksWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

Smartphone applications have been demonstrated for their capacity to measure gait in functionally autonomous environments beyond the...

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Interactive Telemedicine Solution Based on a Secure mHealth Application

Eldeib, Ayman M.

Tags Mobile healthTelehealtheHealth

In dynamic healthcare environments, caregivers and patients are constantly moving. To increase the healthcare quality when it is necessary,...

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Non-Invasive Blood Glucose Monitor Based on Spectroscopy Using a Smartphone

Dantu, Vishnu ;   Vempati, Jagannadh ;   Srivilliputhur, Srinivasan

Tags Mobile healthSmart home technologyPersonalised health

Development of a novel method for non-invasive measurement of blood glucose concentration using smartphone is discussed. Our research work...

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PERCEPT-II: Smartphone based Indoor Navigation System for the Blind

Ganz, Aura ;   Schafer, James ;   Tao, Yang ;   Wilson, Carole ;   Robertson, Meg

Tags Wireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsTechnology and services for assisted-living

In this paper we introduce PERCEPT-II, a low cost and user friendly indoor navigation system for blind and visually impaired users. Using an...

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Preliminary Study for the Personal Handheld Device Based Snoring Detection in Ordinary Sleep Situation

Shin, Hangsik ;   Choi, Wangrim ;   Kim, Yi-gon ;   Cho, Jaegeol

Tags Mobile healthTechnology and services for home careEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare delivery

Snoring is one of the representative phenomena of the sleep disorder and detection of snoring is quite important for improving quality of...

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Seamless Personal Health Information System in Cloud Computing

Chung, Wan-Young ;   Fong, Ee May

Tags Mobile healthPersonal health systemsHealth information systems

Noncontact ECG measurement has gained popularity these days due to its noninvasive and conveniences to be applied on daily life. This...

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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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SUPAR: Smartphone As a Ubiquitous Physical Activity Recognizer for U-Healthcare Services

Fahim, Muhammad

Tags Wireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsPersonal health systems

Current generation smartphone can be seen as one of the most ubiquitous device for physical activity recognition. In this paper we proposed...

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Targeted and Anonymized Smartphone-Based Public Health Interventions in a Participatory Sensing System

Clarke, Andrew ;   Steele, Robert

Tags Low cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiologyPersonal/consumer health informaticsEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare delivery

Public health interventions comprising information dissemination to affect behavioral adjustment have long been a significant component of...

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The Potential of M-Health Systems for Diabetes Management in Post Conflict Regions A Case Study from Iraq

Istepanian, Robert ;   Alanzi, Turki

Tags Mobile healthEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryTelemedicine

The recent developments of m-health technologies particularly in the developing world are increasing sharply due to the importance and...

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