Real-Time Management of Multimodal Streaming Data for Monitoring of Epileptic Patients

Abstract

New generation of healthcare is represented by wearable health monitoring systems, which provide real-time monitoring of patient’s physiological parameters. It is expected that continuous ambulatory monitoring of vital signals will improve treatment of patients and enable proactive personal health management. In this paper, we present the implementation of a multimodal real-time system for epilepsy management. The proposed methodology is based on a data streaming architecture and efficient management of a big flow of physiological parameters. The performance of this architecture is examined for varying spatial resolution of the recorded data.

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Acknowledgments

The research reported in the present paper was partially supported by the ARMOR Project (FP7-ICT-2011-5.1 - 287720) “Advanced multi-paRametric Monitoring and analysis for diagnosis and Optimal management of epilepsy and Related brain disorders”, co-funded by the European Commission under the Seventh’ Framework Programme.

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Triantafyllopoulos, D., Korvesis, P., Mporas, I. et al. Real-Time Management of Multimodal Streaming Data for Monitoring of Epileptic Patients. J Med Syst 40, 45 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10916-015-0403-3

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Keywords

  • Multimodal health data
  • Data streaming
  • Online processing