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Non-invasive Wireless Bio Sensing

  • Artur ArsenioEmail author
  • João Andrade
  • Andreia Duarte
Conference paper
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Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 574)

Abstract

Wireless sensing technologies are increasingly being employed on Health systems, aiming to improve the data communication flow between patients and clinical experts. This is especially important for patients located at remote locations or facing mobility constraints. In order to fully exploit the advantages of wireless communications, it is necessary biosensors that collect data about user’s health, possibly integrated on a personal wireless sensor network. With this goal in mind, a wireless solution is described that presents an innovative wireless heart rate device, as well as user interface technologies for enabling real-time data visualization on mobile devices by patients and medical experts.

Keywords

Non-invasive Bio-sensing Wireless communications Remote monitoring Personal networks 

Notes

Acknowledgements

Part of this work was supported by Harvard Medical School Portugal Collaborative Research Award HMSP-CT/SAU-ICT/0064/2009: Improving perinatal decision-making: development of complexity-based dynamical measures and novel acquisition systems. Artur Arsenio has also been partially funded by CMU-Portuguese program through Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, AHA-Augmented Human Assistance project, AHA, CMUP-ERI/HCI/0046/2013.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Universidade da Beira Interior, IST-ID and YDreams RoboticsCovilhãPortugal
  2. 2.Instituto Superior TécnicoUniversidade de LisboaPorto SalvoPortugal

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