Wearable and Autonomous Biomedical Devices and Systems for Smart Environment

Issues and Characterization

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ISBN: 978-3-642-15686-1 (Print) 978-3-642-15687-8 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

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    Pages 1-29

    Design and Integration of Fall and Mobility Monitors in Health Monitoring Platforms

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    Pages 31-54

    Smart Nano-systems for Tumour Cellular Diagnoses and Therapies

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    Pages 55-73

    Miniature Differential Mobility Spectrometry (DMS) Advances towards Portable Autonomous Health Diagnostic Systems

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    Pages 75-95

    A Distributed Telemedical System for Monitoring of the Respiratory Mechanics by Enhanced Interrupter Technique

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    Pages 97-113

    Nonlinear Dynamics, Materials and Integrated Devices for Energy Harvesting in Wearable Sensors

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    Pages 115-136

    Wearable Sensors for Foetal Movement Monitoring in Low Risk Pregnancies

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    Pages 137-154

    An Embedded System for EEG Acquisition and Processing for Brain Computer Interface Applications

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    Pages 155-175

    Micro Systems for the Mechanical Characterization of Isolated Biological Cells: State-of-the-Art

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    Pages 177-193

    On-Body Chemical Sensors for Monitoring Sweat

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    Pages 195-206

    A Wearable Measurement System for the Risk Assessment Due to Physical Agents: Whole Body Mechanical Vibration Injuries

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    Pages 207-217

    A Measurement System Design Technique for Improving Performances and Reliability of Smart and Fault-Tolerant Biomedical Systems

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    Pages 219-235

    A Self-controlled Master-Slave Robot and Its Application for Upper Limb Rehabilitation

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    Pages 237-257

    Advanced Wearable Sensors and Systems Enabling Personal Applications

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    Pages 259-275

    Fall Detection of Patients Using 3-Axis Accelerometer System

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    Pages 277-314

    Unobtrusive and Non-invasive Sensing Solutions for On-Line Physiological Parameters Monitoring

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    Pages 315-329

    The Method of Increasing the Accuracy of Mean Opinion Score Estimation in Subjective Quality Evaluation

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    Pages 331-349

    Wearable Assistive Devices for the Blind

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    Pages 351-368

    Intrabody Communication in Biotelemetry

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    Pages 369-389

    SPINE-HRV: A BSN-Based Toolkit for Heart Rate Variability Analysis in the Time-Domain

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    Pages 391-406

    Measuring Finger Movement in Arthritic Patients Using Wearable Glove Technology

  22. Back Matter

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