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Strategies of Software Adaptation in Home Care Systems

  • Piotr Augustyniak
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 57)

Summary

In this paper the control theory approach to the auto-adaptive telemedical ECG-based surveillance system is presented. The control is implemented as dynamic linking of alternative procedures and aims at optimization of diagnostic result quality. It faces several limitations in a discrete, nonlinear environment, where results cannot be reliably predicted. The paper presents also tests of the prototype implementation showing the feasibility of the idea as well as reasonable data convergence (80.7 %) and response time (17.1 s).

Keywords

Diagnostic Parameter Adaptation Manager Right Bundle Branch Block Relevance Ranking Telemedical System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Piotr Augustyniak
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  1. 1.AGH-University of Science and TechnologyKrakowPoland

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