A Medication Adherence Monitoring System for Pill Bottles Based on a Wearable Inertial Sensor

Chen, Chen ;   Kehtarnavaz, Nasser ;   Jafari, Roozbeh

Tags Personal health systemsEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryDecision support methods and systems

This paper presents a medication adherence monitoring system for pill bottles based on a wearable inertial sensor. Signal templates...

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A Smartphone Application to Evaluate Technology Adoption and Usage in Persons with Dementia

Hartin, Phillip ;   Nugent, Chris ;   McClean, Sally ;   Cleland, Ian ;   Norton, Maria ;   Sanders, Chelsea ;   Tschanz, JoAnn

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyTechnology and services for assisted-livingEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare delivery

Dementia affects a proportionally large number of the older population, presenting a set of symptoms that cause cognitive decline and...

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Autonomous Mobile Platform for Enhanced Situational Awareness in Mass Casualty Incidents

Yang, Dongyi ;   Schafer, James ;   Wang, Sili ;   Ganz, Aura

Tags Wireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiology

To enhance the efficiency of the search and rescue process of a Mass Casualty Incident, we introduce a low cost autonomous mobile platform....

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Classification of Cycling Exercise Status Using Short-Term Heart Rate Variability

Jeong, In cheol ;   Finkelstein, Joseph

Tags Technology and services for home careEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryPersonal health systems

Introduction of effective home-based exercise programs in older adults and people with chronic conditions requires implementation of...

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Context Predictor Based Sparse Sensing Technique and Smart Transmission Architecture for IoT Enabled Remote Health Monitoring Applications

M. P. R., Sai Kiran ;   P, Rajalakshmi ;   Acharyya, Amit

Tags Technology and services for home careEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryBody sensor networks

In hyperconnectivity scenario, managing the amount of data acquired from sensors in the Body Area Networks (BANs) is one of the major...

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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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Discrimination Ability and Reproducibility of a New Index Reflecting Autonomic Nervous Function Based on Pulsatile Amplitude of Photoplethysmography

Kano, Yusuke ;   Yoshizawa, Makoto ;   Sugita, Norihiro ;   Abe, Makoto ;   Homma, Noriyasu ;   Tanaka, Akira ;   Yamauchi, Tsuyoshi ;   Miura, Hidekazu ;   Shiraishi, Yasuyuki ;   Yambe, Tomoyuki

Tags Emerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryMobile and wearable technologies for elderlyTechnology and services for home care

A new physiological index (mu<sub>PA</sub>) is proposed to represent the autonomic nervous system (ANS) function. The index...

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DocBot: A Novel Clinical Decision Support Algorithm

Ninh, Andrew

Tags Personalised healthComputer-aided decision makingEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare delivery

DocBot is a web-based clinical decision support system (CDSS) that uses patient interaction and electronic health record analytics to assist...

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Flexing Bed Stock : A Hospital Capacity Management Case Study

Khanna, Sankalp ;   Boyle, Justin ;   Zeitz, Kathryn

Tags Knowledge discovery and managementeHealthEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare delivery

As hospitals struggle to meet rising demand for their services, efficient capacity management is critical to the success of their efforts. A...

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Home Area Network for Optimizing Telehealth Services Empirical Simulation Analysis

Shah, Mohib Ali ;   Kim, Jinman ;   Khadra, Mohamed ;   Feng, Dagan

Tags Emerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryHealth information systemsLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiology

Abstract- Telehealth applications such as Video-over-IP and remote sensor monitoring are rapidly growing in utilisation and it has now...

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IEEE-EMBS Visions and American Perspectives in Health Informatics

Wheeler, Bruce

Tags Emerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryComputer-aided decision makingMobile health

This talk gives and overview of the predominance, both current and future, of the field of biomedical and health informatics in shaping the...

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New Mobile Technologies and Visual Acuity

Livingstone, Iain ;   Tarbert, Claire Margaret

Tags Mobile healthTelehealthEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare delivery

Mobile devices have shown promise in visual assessment. Traditional acuity measurement involves retro-illuminated charts or card-based...

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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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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 Computer Mouse As Health Monitoring Tool Aimed to Alleviate the Negative Impact of Missed Appointments

Bhattacharjee, Priyankar

Tags Emerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryPersonal/consumer health informaticsTelehealth

Missed appointments or patient no shows cause the government a lot of money in the form of financial losses each year, and is responsible...

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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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The Study on a Real-Time Remote Monitoring System for Parkinson's Disease Patients with Deep Brain Stimulators

Chen, Yue ;   Hao, Hongwei ;   Chen, Hao ;   Tian, Ye ;   Li, Luming

Tags TelemedicineEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryTechnology and services for home care

The Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) has become a well-accepted treatment for Parkinson's disease patients around the world. However,...

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Unobtrusive Monitoring of ECG-derived Features During Daily Smartphone Use

Kwon, Sungjun ;   Kang, Seungwoo ;   Lee, Youngki ;   Yoo, Chungkuk ;   Park, Kwang S.

Tags Personal health systemsMobile healthEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare delivery

Heart rate variability (HRV) is known to be one of the representative ECG-derived features that are useful for diverse pervasive healthcare...

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