A Smartphone Based Ophthalmoscope

Giardini, Mario Ettore ;   Livingstone, Iain ;   Jordan, Stewart ;   Bolster, Nigel Magnus ;   Peto, Tunde ;   Burton, Matthew ;   Bastawrous, Andrew

Tags Mobile healthLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiologyeHealth

A low-cost alternative to the direct ophthalmoscope, a simple optical adapter for a smartphone, is described. It can overcome many of the...

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A Teledentistry System for the Second Opinion

Gambino, Orazio ;   Ardizzone, Edoardo ;   Pirrone, Roberto ;   Campisi, Giuseppina ;   Di Fede, Olga ;   Lima, Fausto

Tags TelemedicineTelehealthLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiology

In this paper we present a Teledentistry system aimed to the Second Opinion task. It make use of a particular camera called intra-oral...

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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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Comparison of Real-Time Classification Systems for Arrhythmia Detection on Android-Based Mobile Devices

Leutheuser, Heike ;   Gradl, Stefan ;   Kugler, Patrick ;   Anneken, Lars ;   Arnold, Martin ;   Achenbach, Stephan ;   Eskofier, Bjoern M

Tags Decision support methods and systemsWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiology

The electrocardiogram (ECG) is a key diagnostic tool in heart disease and may serve to detect ischemia, arrhyth- mias, and other conditions....

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Decision Support for Stroke Rehabilitation Therapy Via Describable Attribute-Based Decision Trees

Venkataraman, Vinay ;   Turaga, Pavan ;   Lehrer, Nicole ;   Baran, Michael ;   Rikakis, Thanassis ;   Wolf, Steven L

Tags Decision support methods and systemsComputer-aided decision makingLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiology

This paper proposes a computational framework for movement quality assessment using a decision tree model that can potentially assist 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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Portable Tongue-Supported Human Computer Interaction System Design and Implementation

Quain, Rohan ;   Khan, Masood Mehmood

Tags Personalised healthMobile and wearable technologies for elderlyLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiology

Tongue supported human-computer interaction (TSHCI) systems can help critically ill patients interact with both computers and people. These...

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Precise Prediction for Managing Chronic Disease Readmissions

Khanna, Sankalp ;   Boyle, Justin ;   Good, Norm

Tags Knowledge discovery and managementeHealthLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiology

Potentially preventable hospital readmissions have a crippling effect on the health of chronic disease patients and on healthcare funding and...

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Proposal of a KinectTM-Based System for Gait Assessment and Rehabilitation in Parkinson's Disease

Cancela, Jorge ;   Arredondo, MarĂ­a Teresa ;   Hurtado, Olivia

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiologyTelehealth

It has been proved that audio and visual cueing can improve the motor performance of Parkinson's disease patients. Specially, gait can benefit...

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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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