Wireless telemedicine and m-health: technologies, applications and research issues
by Yang Xiao; Daisuke Takahashi; Jing Liu; Hongmei Deng; Jingyuan Zhang
International Journal of Sensor Networks (IJSNET), Vol. 10, No. 4, 2011

Abstract: Telemedicine is not medicine, but it is used to compute, to communicate and to deliver high-quality medical care regardless of location. It reduces cost, time and resources. Furthermore, wireless technologies play significant roles in telemedicine, and they are therefore called wireless telemedicine or mobile-health. This paper provides a comprehensive survey on wireless telemedicine, including the relevant wireless technologies, applications and research issues.

Online publication date: Tue, 04-Oct-2011

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