Sensors for Health Monitoring

Written By Nilanjan Dey
Sensors for Health Monitoring
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 09 September 2019
  • ISBN : 012819362X
  • Pages : 322 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Sensors for Health Monitoring written by Nilanjan Dey which was release on 09 September 2019, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Sensors for Health Monitoring discusses the characteristics of U-Healthcare systems in different domains, providing a foundation for working professionals and undergraduate and postgraduate students. The book provides information and advice on how to choose the best sensors for a U-Healthcare system, advises and guides readers on how to overcome challenges relating to data acquisition and signal processing, and presents comprehensive coverage of up-to-date requirements in hardware, communication and calculation for next-generation uHealth systems. It then compares new technological and technical trends and discusses how they address expected u-Health requirements. In addition, detailed information on system operations is presented and challenges in ubiquitous computing are highlighted. The book not only helps beginners with a holistic approach toward understanding u-Health systems, but also presents researchers with the technological trends and design challenges they may face when designing such systems. Presents an outstanding update on the use of U-Health data analysis and management tools in different applications, highlighting sensor systems Highlights Internet of Things enabled U-Healthcare Covers different data transmission techniques, applications and challenges with extensive case studies for U-Healthcare systems

Sensors for Health Monitoring

Sensors for Health Monitoring
  • Author : Nilanjan Dey,Jyotismita Chaki,Rajesh Kumar
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-09
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : Sensors for Health Monitoring discusses the characteristics of U-Healthcare systems in different domains, providing a foundation for working professionals and undergraduate and postgraduate students. The book provides information and advice on how to choose the best sensors for a U-Healthcare system, advises and guides readers on how to overcome challenges ...

Disposable Electrochemical Sensors for Healthcare Monitoring

Disposable Electrochemical Sensors for Healthcare Monitoring
  • Author : Dr A. Pandikumar,Dr K S Shalini Devi
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release Date : 2021-05-05
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : Disposable electrodes have been widely used as a sensing platform in electrical and electrochemical sensors owing to the possibility of quantitative detection using clinical biomarkers with high precision, sensitivity and reproducibility, which are necessary for accurate diagnosis of the health condition of an individual. This book focusses on the emerging ...

Structural Sensing Health Monitoring and Performance Evaluation

Structural Sensing  Health Monitoring  and Performance Evaluation
  • Author : D. Huston
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-09-21
  • Total pages : 662
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : Structural health monitoring (SHM) uses one or more in situ sensing systems placed in or around a structure, providing real-time evaluation of its performance and ultimately preventing structural failure. Although most commonly used in civil engineering, such as in roads, bridges, and dams, SHM is now finding applications in other ...

Smart Sensors for Structural Health Monitoring

Smart Sensors for Structural Health Monitoring
  • Author : Simon Laflamme,Filippo Ubertini,Jian Li
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2019-11-13
  • Total pages : 342
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : Smart sensors are technologies designed to facilitate the monitoring operations. For instance, power consumption can be minimized through on-board processing and smart interrogation algorithms, and state detection enhanced through collaboration between sensor nodes. Applied to structural health monitoring, smart sensors are key enablers of sparse and dense sensor networks capable ...

Sensors for Gait Posture and Health Monitoring Volume 2

Sensors for Gait  Posture  and Health Monitoring Volume 2
  • Author : Thurmon Lockhart
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-06-17
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : In recent years, many technologies for gait and posture assessments have emerged. Wearable sensors, active and passive in-house monitors, and many combinations thereof all promise to provide accurate measures of physical activity, gait, and posture parameters. Motivated by market projections for wearable technologies and driven by recent technological innovations in ...

Sensors for Gait Posture and Health Monitoring Volume 1

Sensors for Gait  Posture  and Health Monitoring Volume 1
  • Author : Thurmon Lockhart
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-06-17
  • Total pages : 410
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : In recent years, many technologies for gait and posture assessments have emerged. Wearable sensors, active and passive in-house monitors, and many combinations thereof all promise to provide accurate measures of physical activity, gait, and posture parameters. Motivated by market projections for wearable technologies and driven by recent technological innovations in ...

Optical Sensors for Structural Health Monitoring

Optical Sensors for Structural Health Monitoring
  • Author : Paulo Antunes,Humberto Varum
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-03-12
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : The evolution and need for the preservation and maintenance of existing structures, recent or historical, has fostered research in the area of structural monitoring, translated into the development of new techniques, equipment and sensors. Early detection of damage and accurate assessment of structural safety requires monitoring systems, the data from ...

Interdisciplinary Assessment of Personal Health Monitoring

Interdisciplinary Assessment of Personal Health Monitoring
  • Author : S. Schmidt,O. Rienhoff
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2013-07-17
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : Europe is facing a paradox: while governments try to curb public spending, the demands on our healthcare systems continue to rise. The use of smart technologies and innovation can help to address the challenges faced by healthcare systems today, such as an ageing population, a shortage of healthcare professionals and ...

Pervasive and Mobile Sensing and Computing for Healthcare

Pervasive and Mobile Sensing and Computing for Healthcare
  • Author : Subhas Mukhopadhyay,Octavian A. Postolache
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-09-14
  • Total pages : 364
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : The pervasive healthcare system focus towards achieving two specific goals: the availability of eHealth applications and medical information anywhere and anytime and the invisibility of computing. Furthermore, pervasive health system encompasses new types of sensing and communication of health information as well as new type of interactions among health providers ...

Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors Recent Advancements Industrial Applications and Market Exploitation

Fiber Bragg Grating Sensors  Recent Advancements  Industrial Applications and Market Exploitation
  • Author : Andrea Cusano,Antonello Cutolo,Jacques Albert
  • Publisher : Bentham Science Publishers
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : The book is an exciting source of information for individuals interested in learning about and marketing sensors. The book focuses on scientific and commercial advances in Fiber Bragg Grating (FBG) sensor technology since its discovery over 30 years ago....

Integrative Oncology

Integrative Oncology
  • Author : Matthew P. Mumber
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2005-10-26
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : Integrative Oncology explores a comprehensive, evidence-based approach to cancer care that addresses all individuals involved in the process, and can include the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies alongside conventional modalities such as chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation therapy. The number of integrative care programs is increasing worldwide and ...

Sensors for Gait Posture and Health Monitoring Volume 3

Sensors for Gait  Posture  and Health Monitoring Volume 3
  • Author : Thurmon Lockhart
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-06-17
  • Total pages : 386
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : In recent years, many technologies for gait and posture assessments have emerged. Wearable sensors, active and passive in-house monitors, and many combinations thereof all promise to provide accurate measures of physical activity, gait, and posture parameters. Motivated by market projections for wearable technologies and driven by recent technological innovations in ...

Integrated Smart Micro Systems Towards Personalized Healthcare

Integrated Smart Micro Systems Towards Personalized Healthcare
  • Author : Yu Song,Wei Gao,Haixia Zhang
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-12-09
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : Integrated Smart Micro-Systems Towards Personalized Healthcare Presents a thorough summary of recent advances in microelectronic systems and their applications for personalized healthcare Integrated Smart Micro-Systems Towards Personalized Healthcare provides up-to-date coverage of developments in smart microelectronics and their applications in health-related areas such as sports safety, remote diagnosis, and closed-loop ...

Smart Healthcare Monitoring Using IoT with 5G

Smart Healthcare Monitoring Using IoT with 5G
  • Author : Meenu Gupta,Gopal Chaudhary,Victor Hugo C. de Albuquerque
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-12-23
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : Focusing on the challenges, directions, and future predictions with the role of 5G in smart healthcare monitoring, this book offers the fundamental concepts and analyses on the methods to apply Internet of Things (IoT) in monitoring devices for diagnosing and transferring data. It also discusses self-managing to help providers improve ...

Structural Health Monitoring With Application To Offshore Structures

Structural Health Monitoring With Application To Offshore Structures
  • Author : Chandrasekaran Srinivasan
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2019-04-24
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 012819362X
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Summary : Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) deals with assessment, evaluation and technical diagnosis of different structural systems of strategic importance. Extensive knowledge of SHM shall lead to a clear understanding of risk and reliability assessment of structures, which is currently mandatory for structures of strategic importance like bridges, offshore structures, etc.This ...