Design of Wireless Health Platforms

  • Lawrence Au
  • Brett Jordan
  • Winston Wu
  • Maxim Batalin
  • William J. Kaiser
Chapter

Abstract

Wireless embedded platforms play a significant role in Wireless Health: For many hidden medical conditions, symptoms may not reveal during traditional clinical visits. Cumulative, free-living monitoring, where individuals are monitored continuously with the use of wireless electronics and sensors, is considered a potential solution for capturing additional physiological data (Bonato 2003). From chronic disease management to physical rehabilitation, these platforms have demonstrated their potential uses (Moy et al. 2003; Bonato 2005).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lawrence Au
  • Brett Jordan
  • Winston Wu
  • Maxim Batalin
  • William J. Kaiser
    • 1
  1. 1.Electrical Engineering DepartmentUniversity of CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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