A Mobile Indoor Positioning System based on iBeacon Technology

Lin, Xin-Yu ;   Ho, Te-Wei ;   Fang, Cheng-Chung ;   Yen, Zui-Shen ;   Yang, Bey-Jing ;   Lai, Feipei

Tags Mobile healthTechnology and services for assisted-livingPersonal/consumer health informatics

To increase the efficiency in the emergency room, the goal of this research is to implement a mobile-based indoor positioning system using...

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A Novel Ultra-Wideband 80 GHz FMCW Radar System for Contactless Monitoring of Vital Signs

Wang, Siying ;   Pohl, Antje ;   Jaeschke, Timo ;   Czaplik, Michael ;   Koeny, Marcus ;   Leonhardt, Steffen ;   Pohl, Nils

Tags eHealthTechnology and services for home careWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

In this paper an ultra-wideband 80 GHz FMCW-radar system for contactless monitoring of respiration and heart rate is investigated and...

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Fall Detection Algorithm in Energy Efficient Multistate Sensor System

Korats, Gundars ;   Hofmanis, Janis ;   Skorodumovs, Aleksejs ;   Avots, Egils

Tags Decision support methods and systemsWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsMobile and wearable technologies for elderly

Health issues for elderly people may lead to different injuries obtained during simple activities of daily living (ADL). Potentially the most...

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Monitoring Activities of Daily Living using Wireless Acoustic Sensor Networks in Clean and Noisy Conditions

Vuegen, Lode ;   Van Den Broeck, Bert ;   Karsmakers, Peter ;   Van hamme, Hugo ;   Vanrumste, Bart

Tags Technology and services for assisted-livingHealth information systemsPersonalised health

This work examines the use of a Wireless Acoustic Sensor Network (WASN) for the classification of clinically relevant activities of daily living...

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SenseMyHeart: A Cloud Service and API for Wearable Heart Monitors

Pinto Silva, Pedro Manuel ;   Cunha, João Paulo Silva

Tags Mobile healthWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsMobile and wearable technologies for elderly

In the era of ubiquitous computing, the growing adoption of wearable systems and body sensor networks is trailing the path for new research...

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Telemedicine Multimedia Systems to Support Neurodegenerative Diseases Participatory Management

Borges, Diogo Menezes ;   Cunha, João Paulo Silva

Tags TelemedicineElectronic health recordsTechnology and services for home care

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a highly prevalent and disabling condition that requires a constant monitoring of patient’s condition....

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Wearable and Low-Stress Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Technology for Hypertension Diagnosis

Altintas, Ersin ;   Takoh Kimiyasu, Kimiyasu ;   Ohno Yuji, Yuji ;   Abe Katsumi, Katsumi ;   Akagawa Takeshi, Takeshi ;   Ariyama Tetsuri, Tetsuri ;   Kubo Masahiro, Masahiro ;   Tsuda Kenichiro, Kenichiro ;   Tochikubo Osamu, Osamu

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyPersonal/consumer health informaticsWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

We propose a highly wearable, upper-arm type, oscillometric-based blood pressure monitoring technology with low-stress. The low-stress is...

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