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The worldwide impact of telemedicine during COVID-19: current evidence and recommendations for the future

Stefano Omboni, Raj S. Padwal, Tourkiah Alessa, Béla Benczúr, Beverly B. Green, Ilona Hubbard, Kazuomi Kario, Nadia A. Khan, Alexandra Konradi, Alexander G. Logan, Yuan Lu, Maurice Mars (+9 others)
2022 Connected Health  
During the COVID-19 pandemic, telemedicine has emerged worldwide as an indispensable resource to improve the surveillance of patients, curb the spread of disease, facilitate timely identification and management  ...  If all these requirements are met in the near future, remote management of patients will become an indispensable resource for the healthcare systems worldwide and will ultimately improve the management  ...  This represented a rudimentary first attempt offered by the national health system to remotely manage, at scale, patients isolated at home.  ... 
doi:10.20517/ch.2021.03 pmid:35233563 pmcid:PMC7612439 fatcat:xhzthus34jefxo7ojm3dkwqxqu

Readiness to use telemonitoring in diabetes care: a cross-sectional study among Austrian practitioners

Domenik Muigg, Peter Kastner, Georg Duftschmid, Robert Modre-Osprian, Daniela Haluza
2019 BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making  
Telemonitoring services could dramatically improve the care of diabetes patients by enhancing their quality of life while decreasing healthcare expenditures.  ...  Thus, we analyzed the readiness to use telemonitoring in diabetes care among Austrian practitioners.  ...  Availability of data and materials The datasets used and/or analyzed during the current study are available from the corresponding author on reasonable request.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12911-019-0746-7 pmid:30696444 pmcid:PMC6352347 fatcat:lfsito5uynfhxmzucjujcylvtq

Exacerbations in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Identification and Prediction Using a Digital Health System

Syed Ahmar Shah, Carmelo Velardo, Andrew Farmer, Lionel Tarassenko
2017 Journal of Medical Internet Research  
We developed a telemonitoring system based on a digital health platform that was used to collect data from the 1-year EDGE (Self Management and Support Programme) COPD clinical trial aiming at daily monitoring  ...  Objective: The objectives of the study were as follows: first, to develop a systematic and reproducible approach to exacerbation identification and to track the progression of patient condition during  ...  Acknowledgments The authors thank all members of the EDGE COPD research team: Dr Oliver Gibson, Dr Andreas Triantafyllidis, Dr Gari Clifford, Dr Carl Heneghan, Heather Rutter, Dr Veronika Williams, Dr  ... 
doi:10.2196/jmir.7207 pmid:28270380 pmcid:PMC5360891 fatcat:lw6m2lpjujem3pa5dsxz6b4zxi

Exploring an Innovative Care Model and Telemonitoring for Complex Patient Management: A Qualitative Description Study (Preprint)

Kayleigh Gordon, Carolyn Steele Gray, Katie N Dainty, Jane DeLacy
2019 JMIR Nursing  
This qualitative study aimed to explore the needs and perspectives of patients and members of the care team to inform the development of an innovative integrated model of care and the needs of telemonitoring  ...  The growing number of patients with complex chronic conditions presents an urgent challenge across the Canadian health care system.  ...  clinical provider (RN to the NP and NP to the physician) on a case-by-case basis: I actually think the RN should be alerted-and she can triage what the situation is and depending on the situation she  ... 
doi:10.2196/15691 pmid:34345777 pmcid:PMC8279442 fatcat:qrwi3y4umberxednp4xjwveccy

Telemonitoring systems for respiratory patients: technological aspects

Alessandra Angelucci, Andrea Aliverti
2020 Pulmonology  
This review introduces the reader to the available technologies in the field of telemonitoring, with focus on respiratory patients.  ...  In the materials and methods section, a general structure of telemonitoring systems for respiratory patients is presented and the sensors of interest are illustrated, i.e., respiratory monitors (wearable  ...  Conflicts of interest The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare. Dr Aliverti has been consultant for L.I.F.E.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.pulmoe.2019.11.006 pmid:31932232 fatcat:rlaany3asjclpakf7zppkhyjda

Medicine of the Future: Digital Technologies in Healthcare

Saltanat Mamyrbekova, Zhansaya Nurgaliyeva, Akylbek Saktapov, Aizhan Zholdasbekova, Aizat Kudaibergenova, S. Ziyadin, A. Shaikh, R. Dinis de Sousa, A. Borodin, A. Mottaeva
2020 E3S Web of Conferences  
Most of the innovations that the author will describe here are still at the initial stage of development. Everyone is impressive in their own way.  ...  This article discusses the role of innovative digital technologies in medicine to improve its competitiveness and efficiency of organization and management in health care, as well as improving the quality  ...  Telemonitoring. Defined as the use of information technology to monitor patients at a distance.  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202015904036 fatcat:ymvc2aeiy5cwvcgrwvkdc7d3jy

Connected Elbow Exoskeleton System for Rehabilitation Training Based on Virtual Reality and Context-Aware

Daniel H. de la Iglesia, André Sales Mendes, Gabriel Villarrubia González, Diego M. Jiménez-Bravo, Juan F. de Paz Santana
2020 Sensors  
The platform also allows the incorporation of commercial medical sensors capable of collecting valuable information for greater accuracy in the diagnosis and evolution of patients.  ...  This article presents a low-cost exoskeleton for the elbow that is connected to a Context-Aware architecture and thanks to a VR system the patient can perform rehabilitation exercises in an interactive  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s20030858 pmid:32041156 pmcid:PMC7038710 fatcat:doyri36offghdeccgj2jtnto5q

Personal Monitor Systems [chapter]

Gino Sigismondi
2008 Handbook for Sound Engineers  
It aims to illustrate through case studies the patient and health monitoring systems that are available, the level of implementation of these systems, the impact they have on the general socio-economic  ...  This study presents and discusses the status of integrated personal health systems (IPHS) in Germany.  ...  , which is 15 km north of Wiesbaden and is at the edge of the affluent Rhein-Main area.  ... 
doi:10.1016/b978-0-240-80969-4.50041-9 fatcat:kvtiif3fhneyhhvcgsdfgutsmq

ECG Monitoring Systems: Review, Architecture, Processes, and Key Challenges

Mohamed Adel Serhani, Hadeel T. El Kassabi, Heba Ismail, Alramzana Nujum Navaz
2020 Sensors  
of Things (IoT), to provide efficient, cost-aware, and fully connected monitoring systems.  ...  The number of ECG monitoring systems in the literature is expanding exponentially.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare that they have no known competing financial interests or personal relationships that could have appeared to influence the work reported in this paper.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s20061796 pmid:32213969 fatcat:s3msvpwtgbc5lemu2ahvr2yyem

Tele-Monitoring System for Chronic Diseases Management: Requirements and Architecture

Lorenzo Mucchi, Sara Jayousi, Antonio Gant, Elisabetta Paoletti, Paolo Zoppi
2021 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
The need of monitoring large number of patients distributed over the territory, together with the lack of medical resources, makes the adoption of Information Communication Technologies (ICT) crucial for  ...  Moreover, the preliminary results of the experimental activities carried out for the evaluation of the system in terms of usability in operational scenarios are provided.  ...  The authors would like to thank Sumi Helal (Lancaster University, UK), for his useful comments and suggestions. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph18147459 fatcat:tnlzjhpfgvatdj5olkydpx5eme

Effectiveness and safety of a home-based cardiac rehabilitation programme of mixed surveillance in patients with ischemic heart disease at moderate cardiovascular risk: A randomised, controlled clinical trial

Raquel Bravo-Escobar, Alicia González-Represas, Adela María Gómez-González, Angel Montiel-Trujillo, Rafael Aguilar-Jimenez, Rosa Carrasco-Ruíz, Pablo Salinas-Sánchez
2017 BMC Cardiovascular Disorders  
The in-home exercises comprised of walking at 70% of heart rate reserve during the first month, and 80% during the second month, for 1 h per day at a frequency of 5 to 7 days per week.  ...  The objective of this study was to analyse the effectiveness and safety of a home-based cardiac rehabilitation programme of mixed surveillance in patients with ischemic cardiopathology at moderate cardiovascular  ...  ) for critically reviewing the manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12872-017-0499-0 pmid:28219338 pmcid:PMC5319164 fatcat:ye4vejhm2vci7eolyqk5slnjki

Implementation of tele visit healthcare services triggered by the COVID-19 emergency: the Trentino Province experience

Sara Testa, Oscar Mayora-Ibarra, Enrico Maria Piras, Olivia Balagna, Stefano Micocci, Alberto Zanutto, Stefano Forti, Diego Conforti, Andrea Nicolini, Giulia Malfatti, Monica Moz, Lorenzo Gios (+13 others)
2021 Journal of Public Health  
during the pandemic.  ...  the bases for a sustainable, win–win situation for all the stakeholders involved in healthcare service provisioning.  ...  Acknowledgments TreC_Televisita has been partially funded by the Valorizzazione Ricerca Trentina (VRT) Foundation; furthermore, this project is funded by the Autonomous Province of Trento as part of the  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10389-021-01609-8 pmid:34150467 pmcid:PMC8203489 fatcat:ocmv3wlymjdhvbl7z3xs6rlkau

Potential downside issues with telemedicine for individuals with chronic respiratory diseases

Lawrence Paelet, Jonathan Raskin, Richard ZuWallack
2022 Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease  
Telemedicine refers to the use of communications technologies to provide or enhance medical care through mitigating the negative effects of patient-caregiver distance on medical evaluation and treatment  ...  The general concept, telemedicine, can refer to a number of interventions, such as telemonitoring, tele-consultations, tele-education, tele-communication, and tele-rehabilitation.  ...  Risks inherent to the use of telemedicine Quality of care risks The metaphor, double-edged sword, can be applied to telemedicine as a tool in the management of the patient with chronic disease such as  ... 
doi:10.4081/monaldi.2022.2132 pmid:35130678 fatcat:hmlre4pvlndhnhyhijuik7xi5a

Transformative Value Co-creation in Healthcare Services in the COVID-19 Era: The Case of Centro Cardiologico Monzino [chapter]

Roberta Sebastiani, Alessia Anzivino
2021 The ICT and Evolution of Work  
The outbreak of COVID-19 has presented great challenges for health services targeted at patients with chronic diseases, such as cardiovascular disorders.  ...  during a pandemic.  ...  It is a cutting-edge technology that allows patients to control their main vital parameters through special sensors built into the fabric of a t-shirt that the patient wears at home.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-981-33-4126-5_4 fatcat:txg33dahlrbpbfobpply32qosu

A Cloud-Based Internet of Things Platform for Ambient Assisted Living

Javier Cubo, Adrián Nieto, Ernesto Pimentel
2014 Sensors  
at run-time and react to emergency situations; and (iv) we implement and generate a novel cloud-based IoT platform of OPEN ACCESS Sensors 2014, 14 14071 behavior-aware devices as services for ambient  ...  To overcome these challenges, this paper proposes a platform to manage the integration and behavior-aware orchestration of heterogeneous devices as services, stored and accessed via the cloud, with the  ...  Acknowledgments The work partially supported by projects TIN2012-35669, funded by Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO) and FEDER; P11-TIC-7659 funded by the Andalusian Government; FP7  ... 
doi:10.3390/s140814070 pmid:25093343 pmcid:PMC4179061 fatcat:267msazf35hm5farlibtt2hilq
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