Wearable Sensors for Patients

  • Juan HaladjianEmail author
  • Sajjad Taheritanjani
  • Bernd Bruegge
Conference paper
Part of the Biosystems & Biorobotics book series (BIOSYSROB, volume 21)


This paper provides an overview of the development process of wearable device applications using two case studies. KneeHapp is a smart textile bandage that measures the performance of different rehabilitation exercises performed by patients after a knee injury and HipRApp is a bandage that tracks the recovery of patients after a hip surgery based on gait analysis. We summarize the common phases in the development of wearable device applications and discuss what kind of computations would be suitable for deployment into wearable devices with limited resources.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Juan Haladjian
    • 1
    Email author
  • Sajjad Taheritanjani
    • 1
  • Bernd Bruegge
    • 1
  1. 1.Technical University of MunichMunichGermany

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