Survey of Wearable Multi-modal Vital Parameters Measurement Systems

  • Agnieszka SzczęsnaEmail author
  • Adrian Nowak
  • Piotr Grabiec
  • Marcin Paszkuta
  • Mateusz Tajstra
  • Marzena Wojciechowska
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 526)


Wearable systems with biomedical sensors have diagnostic, as well as monitoring applications. Parameters extracted from physiological measures in everyday situations can provide indicators of health status and can have diagnostic value, especially for cardiology telemedicine. The publication presents the review of reconfigurable, wearable or possible to adapt for wearing, multi-modal vital parameters measurement systems for use especially in cardiology telemedicine. From about 300 commercially available reviewed system, three selected systems have been studied in detail, the results of this comparison are also presented.


Wearable system Telemedicine Biomedical sensors 



This work was supported by project “The use of teletransmission of medical data in patients with heart failure for improvement of quality of life and reduction of treatment costs (Monitel-HF)” (STRATEGMED 1/233221/3/NCBR/3/2014) funded by the National Centre for Research and Development under the program STRATEGMED.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Agnieszka Szczęsna
    • 1
    Email author
  • Adrian Nowak
    • 2
  • Piotr Grabiec
    • 2
  • Marcin Paszkuta
    • 1
  • Mateusz Tajstra
    • 3
  • Marzena Wojciechowska
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of InformaticsSilesian University of TechnologyGliwicePoland
  2. 2.Polish-Japanese Academy of Information TechnologyWarsawPoland
  3. 3.Silesian Center for Heart DiseaseZabrzePoland

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