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Mobile Business, International Conference on (2006)
Copenhagen, Denmark
June 26, 2006 to June 27, 2006
ISBN: 0-7695-2595-4
pp: 29
Peter Leijdekkers , University of Technology Sydney
Valerie Gay , University of Technology Sydney
ABSTRACT
This paper discusses a personalized heart monitoring system using smart phones and wireless (bio) sensors. Based on several scenarios we present the functionality of a prototype we have built. The application is capable of monitoring the health of high risk cardiac patients. The smart phone application analyses in real-time sensor and environmental data and can automatically alert the ambulance and pre assigned caregivers when a heart patient is in danger. It also transmits sensor data to a healthcare centre for remote monitoring by a nurse or cardiologist. The system can be personalized and rehabilitation programs can monitor the progress of a patient. Rehabilitation programs can be used to give advice (e.g. exercise more) or to reassure the patient.
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CITATION
Peter Leijdekkers, Valerie Gay, "Personal Heart Monitoring and Rehabilitation System using Smart Phones", Mobile Business, International Conference on, vol. 00, no. , pp. 29, 2006, doi:10.1109/ICMB.2006.39
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