Pervasive and Mobile Sensing and Computing for Healthcare

Technological and Social Issues


ISBN: 978-3-642-32537-3 (Print) 978-3-642-32538-0 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-14

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-49

    Pervasive Sensing and M-Health: Vital Signs and Daily Activity Monitoring

  3. Chapter

    Pages 51-68

    Are Technologies Assisted Homes Safer for the Elderly?

  4. Chapter

    Pages 69-87

    A Large-Area Sensor System Underneath the Floor for Ambient Assisted Living Applications

  5. Chapter

    Pages 89-110

    Footwear-Based Wearable Sensors for Physical Activity Monitoring

  6. Chapter

    Pages 111-134

    Continuous-Wave Photoacoustic-Based Sensor for the Detection of Aqueous Glucose: Towards Non-invasive and Continuous Glycemia Sensing

  7. Chapter

    Pages 135-156

    From Handheld Devices to Near-invisible Sensors: The Road to Pervasive e-Health

  8. Chapter

    Pages 157-174

    A Universal Wireless Device for Biomedical Signals Recording

  9. Chapter

    Pages 175-193

    Wireless Sensing System for Healthcare Monitoring Physiological State and Recognizing Behavior in Daily Life

  10. Chapter

    Pages 195-205

    Automatic Sensing of Speech Activity and Correlation with Mood Changes

  11. Chapter

    Pages 207-232

    The Potential of Pervasive Sensors and Computing for Positive Technology: The Interreality Paradigm

  12. Chapter

    Pages 233-249

    Utilizing Social Media, Mobile Devices and Sensors for Consumer Health Communication: A Framework for Categorizing Emerging Technologies and Techniques

  13. Chapter

    Pages 251-268

    EHR Ecosystem

  14. Chapter

    Pages 269-295

    Acquisition and Analysis of Biomedical Signals in Case of Peoples Exposed to Electromagnetic Fields

  15. Chapter

    Pages 297-313

    Modeling Dependability of IT Services Associated with Social and Economic Infrastructure Including Healthcare

  16. Chapter

    Pages 315-359

    Requirements and Barriers to Pervasive Health Adoption

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 0--1