A Review of Health Monitoring Systems Using Sensors on Bed or Cushion

  • Massimo ContiEmail author
  • Simone Orcioni
  • Natividad Martínez Madrid
  • Maksym Gaiduk
  • Ralf Seepold
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10814)


How technology can answer the challenge that currently population ageing is facing to the healthcare system? In this work, systems and devices related to “smart” bed and cushion, that are commercially available or matter of research works, are reviewed.


Smart bed Smart cushion Population ageing Smart-care 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Università Politecnica delle MarcheAnconaItaly
  2. 2.Reutlingen UniversityReutlingenGermany
  3. 3.HTWG KonstanzKonstanzGermany

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