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Role of ubiquitous sensor network in patient care

Sahama, Tony R. & Kim, Ji-Hong (2009) Role of ubiquitous sensor network in patient care. In Ryu, Conan K R (Ed.) Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference of Maritime Information and Communication Sciences, The Korea Institute of Maritime Information and Communication Sciences College for Research & Technology of Cabanatuan, Holiday Inn Hotel, Manila, Philippines, pp. 361-364.

Abstract

Efficient caring for the patient's information is an important aspect of caring for the patient. If these processes are possible to monitor anytime anywhere as per the patients' and doctors desecrations the cost of patient care could be minimised. In this connection, Ubiquitous Sensor Network is playing a key role on communication between physicians and patients as well as information sharing among health care providers with rapid access to medical information through reliable and trusted computer network systems. This paper argues possibilities of such scenarios by introducing a ubiquitous sensor network in patient care for 21st century's requirements and standards.

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ID Code: 51557
Item Type: Conference Paper
Additional Information: ISBN = 978896125287493560 (see herdc evidence)
Keywords: Patient care, Ubiquitous sensor network
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (090600)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Deposited On: 12 Jul 2012 09:15
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2013 08:01

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