Data Queuing for Non-uniform Telemedical Reporting

  • Piotr Augustyniak
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 95)


Problems concerning the data queuing in non-uniformly reporting telemedical surveillance systems are investigated in this paper. Unlike the regular systems, where the data continuity is guaranteed by the common reporting interval and unified report content, the adaptive systems must implement a reservation procedure managing the content of every packet in order to proper data delivery, accordingly to sampling rates set individually for each of the diagnostic parameters. In the adaptive interpreting system, the reservation procedure has to consider changes in data flow caused by time-variable requirements for the update rate of the time series of particular diagnostic data. This can be achieved with consideration in the information structure of two auxiliary data parameters, the validity period and the priority. The proposed solution consists in two reporting modes: in immediate mode the diagnostic packets are transmitted immediately accordingly to the time requirements, while in delayed mode the transmission is deferred until packets are filled with valid data. Switching between these modes allows the telediagnostic system to respond in short time in case of emergency, and to limit the usage of data carrier for long-time regular reporting.


Diagnostic Parameter Validity Time Reporting Mode Diagnostic Report Report Content 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Piotr Augustyniak
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  1. 1.AGH University of Science and TechnologyKrakówPoland

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