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Mobile telemedicine : a computing and networking perspective

Author: Yang Xiao; Hui Chen
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Technical problems are inherent to telemedicine. Not only does the practical development and application of telemedicine depend on computing and networking techniques, but many ethical, social, and political problems arising in telemedicine need technical solutions as well. "Mobile Telemedicine" addresses such problems in detail, including video and audio compression and transmission, robotics, networking, security,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic book
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mobile telemedicine.
Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007050727
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Yang Xiao; Hui Chen
ISBN: 9781420060461 1420060465 9781420060478 1420060473 1281401021 9781281401021 9781466527683 1466527684
OCLC Number: 244292769
Notes: "An Auerbach book."
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 420 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Personal supervision and alarming systems / Etienne Hirt and Michael Scheffler --
Integrated alarm monitoring system in the ICU / A. Murakami [and others] --
Remote wireless patient's data access system / Ziad Hunaiti [and others] --
Mobile, secure tele-cardiology based on wireless and sensor networks / Fei Hu, Laura Celentano, and Yang Xiao --
Monitoring and management of congestive heart failure patients / Sajid Hussain and Saira Majid Dar --
Issues in personal cardiac health monitoring with sensor networks / Kathy J. Liszka [and others] --
Automated blood glucose management techniques through micro-sensors / Fei Hu, Michael Lewis and Yang Xiao --
Mobile telemedicine for diabetes care / Iñaki Martínez-Sarriegui [and others] --
Telemedicine: a way to improve glycemic control among elderly diabetics / Sheila Black --
Security and privacy in mobile telemedicine / Jungwoo Ryoo, Young B. Choi, and Tae Hwan Oh --
Security of body sensor networks / Shu-Di Bao, Carmen C.Y. Poon, and Yuan-Ting Zhang --
A survey of security in telemedicine with wireless sensor networks / Daisuke Takahashi, Yang Xiao, and Fei Hu --
Power management and security in IEEE 802.15.4 clusters: how to balance? / Fereshteh Amini, Moazzam Khan, and Jelena Mišić --
Fourth generation heterogeneous wireless access networks for eHealth services: architecture and radio resource management / Dusit Niyato, Ekram Hossain, and Jeffrey Diamond --
3G/WLAN cross-layer design for ultrasound video transmission in a robotic tele-ultrasonography system / Maria G. Martini [and others] --
Enabling mobile adaptive computing environments in teleteaching and telemedicine applications / Tuan Cao-Huu --
Building a mobile healthcare network within public networking infrastructures / Ziad Hunaiti --
Telemedicine research: opportunities and challenges / Pennie S. Seibert [and others] --
Conventional telemedicine, wireless telemedicine, sensor networks, and case studies / Lauren Biggers, Yang Xiao, and Fei Hu --
Telemedicine for pervasive healthcare / Quinton Alexander, Yang Xiao, and Fei Hu.
Responsibility: edited by Yang Xiao, Hui Chen.


Examines the computing and network dilemmas which arise from wireless and mobile telemedicine. This book offers an overview of patient care and monitoring, discusses the use of telemedicine in  Read more...
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