Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare

Second International ICST Conference, MobiHealth 2011, Kos Island, Greece, October 5-7, 2011. Revised Selected Papers

  • Konstantina S. Nikita
  • James C. Lin
  • Dimitrios I. Fotiadis
  • Maria-Teresa Arredondo Waldmeyer
Conference proceedings MobiHealth 2011

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Session We.1: Intrabody Communications and Transmission of Patient Data

    1. M. Amparo Callejón, Javier Reina-Tosina, Laura M. Roa, David Naranjo
      Pages 1-8
    2. Ashutosh Ghildiyal, Balwant Godara, Amara Amara
      Pages 9-15
    3. Beatriz Martín de Juan, Miguel Ángel Valero Duboy, Diana Soler, José Manuel Azorín, Rafael Conde
      Pages 24-31
  3. Session We.2: ICT Technologies and Tools for Chronic Disease Management (Special Session)

    1. Sara Colantonio, Giuseppe De Pietro, Massimo Esposito, Alberto Machì, Massimo Martinelli, Ovidio Salvetti
      Pages 38-45
    2. Lefteris Koumakis, Franco Chiarugi, Vincenzo Lagani, Angelina Kouroubali, Ioannis Tsamardinos
      Pages 46-53
    3. Alexis Milsis, Theodoros Katsaras, Nicolaos Saoulis, Evita Varoutaki, Aggelos Vontetsianos
      Pages 54-60
    4. Ioannis Basdekis, Vangelis Sakkalis, Constantine Stephanidis
      Pages 61-68
  4. Session We.3: Advances in Wireless Implantable Devices (Special Session)

    1. Olgaç Ergeneman, George Chatzipirpiridis, Salvador Pané, Georgios A. Sotiriou, Christos Bergeles, Bradley J. Nelson
      Pages 75-79
    2. Kamya Yekeh Yazdandoost
      Pages 88-95
    3. Asimina Kiourti, Michalis Tsakalakis, Konstantina S. Nikita
      Pages 96-102
    4. Francesco Merli, Léandre Bolomey, François Gorostidi, Yann Barrandon, Eric Meurville, Anja K. Skrivervik
      Pages 103-110
    5. Shane S. Clark, Kevin Fu
      Pages 111-118
  5. Session We.4: Mobile Devices for Patient Monitoring

    1. Antti Vehkaoja, Jarmo Verho, Alper Cömert, Markku Honkala, Jukka Lekkala
      Pages 119-126
    2. Nabil Alrajeh, Ezio Biglieri, Bouchaïb Bounabat, Angel Lozano
      Pages 127-134
    3. Vânia Guimarães, Pedro M. Teixeira, Miguel P. Monteiro, Dirk Elias
      Pages 135-142
    4. Konstantinos Sidiropoulos, Pantelis Georgiadis, Nikolaos Pagonis, Nikolaos Dimitropoulos, Pantelis Asvestas, George Matsopoulos et al.
      Pages 143-149
    5. Dmitriy Kuptsov, Boris Nechaev, Andrei Gurtov
      Pages 150-157
  6. Session Th.1: Healthcare Telemetry and Telemedicine

    1. George E. Dafoulas, Stylianos Koutsias, Joachim Behar, Juan Osorio, Brian Malley, Alexander Gruentzig et al.
      Pages 158-164
    2. Foteini Andriopoulou, Dimitrios Lymberopoulos
      Pages 181-188
    3. Timo O. Korhonen, Maija Pekkola, Christos Karaiskos
      Pages 189-196
  7. Session Th.2: ICT Platforms and Technologies for the Daily Management of Chronic Diseases and the Support of the Ageing Population (Special Session)

    1. Emmanouil G. Spanakis, Franco Chiarugi
      Pages 197-202
    2. Stephan Spat, Bernhard Höll, Peter Beck, Franco Chiarurgi, Vasilis Kontogiannis, Manolis Spanakis et al.
      Pages 211-216
    3. Anna Hristoskova, Vangelis Sakkalis, Giorgos Zacharioudakis, Manolis Tsiknakis, Filip De Turck
      Pages 217-224
    4. Aniello Minutolo, Massimo Esposito, Giuseppe De Pietro
      Pages 225-232
    5. Georgios Lamprinakos, Stefan Asanin, Peter Rosengren, Dimitra I. Kaklamani, Iakovos S. Venieris
      Pages 233-239
  8. Session Th.3: Patient Monitoring and Management

    1. Nikola Serbedzija
      Pages 240-247
    2. Maria-Anna Fengou, Georgios Mantas, Dimitrios Lymberopoulos, Nikos Komninos
      Pages 248-255
    3. John Gialelis, Petros Chondros, Dimitrios Karadimas, Sofia Dima, Dimitrios Serpanos
      Pages 256-263
    4. Christos Bellos, Athanasios Papadopoulos, Roberto Rosso, Dimitrios I. Fotiadis
      Pages 264-267
    5. Miklos Kozlovszky, János Sicz-Mesziár, János Ferenczi, Judit Márton, Gergely Windisch, Viktor Kozlovszky et al.
      Pages 268-274
  9. Session Th.4: Mobile and Wireless Technologies for Healthcare Delivery and Emergency

    1. Davide Capozzi, Giordano Lanzola
      Pages 300-304
    2. Matts Ahlsén, Stefan Asanin, Peeter Kool, Peter Rosengren, Jesper Thestrup
      Pages 305-312
    3. Nicola Armstrong, Chris Nugent, George Moore, Dewar Finlay, William Burns
      Pages 313-321
  10. Session Fr.1: Measurement and Monitoring Technologies

    1. Timo Juhani Salpavaara, Jarmo Verho, Pekka Kumpulainen
      Pages 322-328
    2. Dong Ik Shin, Ji Hoon Song, Se Kyeong Joo, Soo Jin Huh
      Pages 329-334
    3. Carlos Arteta, João S. Domingos, Marco A. F. Pimentel, Mauro D. Santos, Corentin Chiffot, David Springer et al.
      Pages 335-342
  11. Session Fr.2: Ambient Assistive Technologies for Pervasive Healthcare Services (Special Session)

    1. Christian Menard, Raimund Antonitsch
      Pages 358-365

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International ICST Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare, MobiHealth 2011, held on Kos Island, Greece, in October 2011. The 60 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from more than 80 submissions. The papers are organized in 10 sessions and two workshops with topics covering intrabody communications, chronic disease monitoring and management, ambient assistive technologies, implantable and wearable sensors, emergency and disaster applications.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Konstantina S. Nikita
    • 1
  • James C. Lin
    • 2
  • Dimitrios I. Fotiadis
    • 3
  • Maria-Teresa Arredondo Waldmeyer
    • 4
  1. 1.Electrical and Computer Engineering FacultyNational Technical University of AthensAthensGreece
  2. 2.University of Illinois at ChicagoChicagoUSA
  3. 3.Dept.of Materials Science and EngineeringUniversity of IoanninaIoanninaGreece
  4. 4.Dpto. Tecnología Fotónica, ETSI TelecomunicaciónPolytechnic University of Madrid, Life Supporting TechnologiesMadridSpain

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-29733-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-29734-2
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X
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