Toward a Smart Health-Care Architecture Using WebRTC and WoT

  • Saad El JaouhariEmail author
  • Ahmed Bouabdallah
  • Jean-Marie Bonnin
  • Tayeb Lemlouma
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 571)


By coupling the real-time communication capabilities of WebRTC and the advantages brought by the Web of Things (WoT), we introduce the design of a new flexible healthcare architecture, in order to propose divers e-health services. In this ongoing work, we mainly focus on the services related to the remote healthcare of patients and elderly persons. We illustrate the interest of our architecture through the analysis of three main use cases: a remote and continuous monitoring of elderly peoples and a remote medical examination of patients and emergency intervention in case of an accident.


Control Transmission Protocol Smart Object Ambient Assist Live Stream Control Transmission Protocol Transport Layer Security 
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For the first two authors, this work has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under grant agreement No 645342, project reTHINK.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Saad El Jaouhari
    • 1
    Email author
  • Ahmed Bouabdallah
    • 1
  • Jean-Marie Bonnin
    • 1
  • Tayeb Lemlouma
    • 2
  1. 1.Department SRCD (Systems of NetwoRks, Cybersecurity, Digital Rights)IMT Atlantique - IRISASite of RenneFrance
  2. 2.University of Rennes 1 - IRISALannionFrance

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