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Health Monitoring using Infrastructure-oriented

  • Upkar Varshney
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There is considerable interest in using wireless and mobile technologies in health monitoring in diverse environments including homes, assisted living facilities, and nursing homes. In this chapter, we discuss how infrastructureoriented wireless networks, including commercial cellular/3G and versions of IEEE 802.11 wireless LANs, can be used to support health monitoring in diverse environments. We also present a multi-network architecture to address the reliability requirements of wireless health monitoring.

Keywords

Wireless Network Medium Access Control Access Point Health Monitoring Generalize Packet Radio Service 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Georgia State University AtlantaUSA

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