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Healthcare in the Smart Home: A Study of Past, Present and Future

2017 Sustainability  
Unique categorisations are presented in Activities of Daily Living (ADL) and Personal Sensors, and a thorough look at the application of Smart Home Healthcare is presented.  ...  Technology can augment traditional methods of healthcare delivery and in some cases completely replace it.  ...  Personal Sensors When looking at personal sensors it is important to review devices that are often used on or around a person, a so-called accessory.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su9050840 fatcat:bfk3iytvmvgxjfdhdddx2kthfi

An Overview of Sensors, Design and Healthcare Challenges in Smart Homes: Future Design Questions

Badziili Nthubu
2021 Healthcare  
A PRISMA protocol-based screening procedure is adopted to identify relevant articles (n = 180) on the subject of sensors, design and smart healthcare.  ...  This review explores the literature on important research projects around sensors, design and smart healthcare in smart homes, and highlights challenges for design research.  ...  (2) Is there an innovative way elderly persons, caregivers and other smart home occupants' views might influence the design of sensors deployed in homes?  ... 
doi:10.3390/healthcare9101329 pmid:34683009 fatcat:b24abn2wzjd2np3or55yxoybbe

Keep Me In Distance: An Internet Of Things Based Social Distance Monitoring System In Covid19

Rifat-Ibn-Alam, Nyme Ahmed, Syed Nafiul Shefat, Dr. Md Taimur Ahad
2022 International journal of advanced networking and applications  
Research from Wearable IoT sensor-based healthcare, IoT provides a pathway how citizens can keep them ata distance as IoT offers a myriad of sensors.  ...  Realizing the practical problem, in this research a social distance model is developed using wearable IoT. This proposed technique is easily implementable on wearable devices.  ...  These sensors can also estimate occupancy levels and analyze occupancy patterns within a distance, as they demonstrated.  ... 
doi:10.35444/ijana.2022.13506 fatcat:wp2e5m3nwbgv7i33libkxe2tp4

Cloud-based platform for intelligent healthcare monitoring and risk prevention in hazardous manufacturing contexts

Alessandro Simeone, Alessandra Caggiano, Lev Boun, Rebecca Grant
2021 Procedia CIRP  
Several sensors and data sources, including smart wearables, machine tool embedded sensors and environmental sensors, are employed for data collection, comprising information on offline clinical background  ...  Several sensors and data sources, including smart wearables, machine tool embedded sensors and environmental sensors, are employed for data collection, comprising information on offline clinical background  ...  wearable sensors.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procir.2021.03.009 fatcat:t3akyywc75hbnji7wn2vo2bizi

Smart Homes for Elderly Healthcare—Recent Advances and Research Challenges

Sumit Majumder, Emad. Aghayi, Moein Noferesti, Hamidreza Memarzadeh-Tehran, Tapas Mondal, Zhibo Pang, M. Deen
2017 Sensors  
Smart homes, which incorporate environmental and wearable medical sensors, actuators, and modern communication and information technologies, can enable continuous and remote monitoring of elderly health  ...  Advancements in medical science and technology, medicine and public health coupled with increased consciousness about nutrition and environmental and personal hygiene have paved the way for the dramatic  ...  wearable sensors.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s17112496 pmid:29088123 pmcid:PMC5712846 fatcat:53ct3376yzbhxj5k3fxcrc4ofe

Internet of Things Architectures, Technologies, Applications, Challenges, and Future Directions for Enhanced Living Environments and Healthcare Systems: A Review

Gonçalo Marques, Rui Pitarma, Nuno M. Garcia, Nuno Pombo
2019 Electronics  
IoT provides important characteristics to healthcare systems, such as availability, mobility, and scalability, that offer an architectural basis for numerous high technological healthcare applications,  ...  enhancements make the development of intelligent systems with a high capacity for communication and data collection possible, providing several opportunities for numerous IoT applications, particularly healthcare  ...  Wearables Wearable sensors are used on a large scale for healthcare systems, such as diagnostic procedures and visualization software, to measure and define living environments and real-time personal activity  ... 
doi:10.3390/electronics8101081 fatcat:hhvkh6elbfghbm3aadddodhipq

Technological Advancements in Occupational Health and Safety

Sindhu Rajendran, Swathi Giridhar, Surabhi Chaudhari, Praveen Kumar Gupta
2021 Measurement: Sensors  
Declaration of competing 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  ...  Control at the Person Table 7 7 Advancements in wearable environmental sensors.  ...  The worries about personal health and health of family members, the shortage of personal protective equipment, facing Table 2 Some biological agents that pose as a hazard for healthcare workers [3]  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.measen.2021.100045 fatcat:c7h7t65dibedxn6uth7p6sa4hy

Machine Learning for Smart Electronic Systems

Fernando Pescador, Saraju P. Mohanty
2021 IEEE transactions on consumer electronics  
IoT-enables CPS such as smart cities, smart villages, and smart healthcare rely heavily on ML/AI for their operations.  ...  In [A3] , the authors propose a methodology to detect COVID-19 using different sensors integrated in wearable devices.  ... 
doi:10.1109/tce.2021.3134505 fatcat:r2uc6uwwdjcqxkra4qkl5ir7gi

Enabling Smart Air Conditioning by Sensor Development: A Review

Chin-Chi Cheng, Dasheng Lee
2016 Sensors  
Traditional occupancy detection using passive infra-red (PIR) sensors and novel methodologies using smartphones and wearable sensors are both discussed.  ...  This enables smart air conditioning to compensate for the large variations from person to person in terms of physiological and psychological satisfaction, and find an optimal temperature for everyone in  ...  Wearable sensing technology, integrated with thermo-fluidic sensors and occupancy detection for enabling smart air conditioning, could serve as an interactive solution for providing everyone's comfort.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s16122028 pmid:27916906 pmcid:PMC5191009 fatcat:l7ofsbgdrvgkrnodhok3srxaim

IoT for a More Reliable and Safer Patient Monitoring Healthcare Service during the Pandemic

2021 International Journal of Advanced Trends in Computer Science and Engineering  
This paper proposes a real-time monitor system consisting of healthcare wearables such as BPM (beats per minute) meter, body temperature meterand central communication hub.  ...  Moreover, it can also be applied to alleviate the pressures on healthcare systems that improve the access and quality of care and essentially reduce the cost of care.  ...  Some IoT-related medical applications are home healthcare, electronic healthcare, mobile healthcare and hospital management [5] .  ... 
doi:10.30534/ijatcse/2021/251012021 fatcat:xg4lnpadtbhmrmsznus6m2urhm

Internet of Things (IoT)-Enabled Elderly Fall Verification, Exploiting Temporal Inference Models in Smart Homes

Grigorios Kyriakopoulos, Stamatios Ntanos, Theodoros Anagnostopoulos, Nikolaos Tsotsolas, Ioannis Salmon, Klimis Ntalianis
2020 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
These models can infer a fall incident based on classification methods by exploiting wearable Internet of Things (IoT) altimeter sensors adopted by seniors.  ...  In such activities, persons often lean over (to reach something) and, if they not cautious, are prone to falling.  ...  Subsequently, static data (such as personal information of elderly occupants) are constant and non-changeable, whereas dynamic data (such as medical profile of elderly occupants) are changeable [48] .  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph17020408 pmid:31936245 pmcid:PMC7013537 fatcat:it3j74adqffsvb5k34bn67mgl4

Sensors Applied in Healthcare Environments

Wei Vivien Shi
2016 Journal of Computer and Communications  
In this paper, the recent advances of sensors applied in healthcare environments are presented.  ...  Based on the function and operation of modern health and wellness measurement and monitoring and mHealth solutions, a variety of sensors are described with their features and applications.  ...  Unlike wearable sensors, they tend to have more battery and processing capacities, but have limited use in capturing physiological information or in multiple occupancy dwellings.  ... 
doi:10.4236/jcc.2016.45015 fatcat:vmfniwfwqrgjlbqwhmc2eni5qu

Introducing the Special Issue on "Ubiquitous Sensing for Smart Health Monitoring"

Yusuf A. Bhagat
2021 Information  
Sensors continue to pervade our surroundings in undiminished ways [...]  ...  of 84 reports in total characterizing the use of wearable sensors for monitoring nine categories of noncommunicable conditions and diseases.  ...  These novel flexible electrodes serve as a potential candidate for emerging personalized ECG monitoring devices.  ... 
doi:10.3390/info12020074 fatcat:ioogsuwefvh6ji6qibilkc6eh4

A multi-modal sensor infrastructure for healthcare in a residential environment

Przemyslaw Woznowski, Xenofon Fafoutis, Terence Song, Sion Hannuna, Massimo Camplani, Lili Tao, Adeline Paiement, Evangelos Mellios, Mo Haghighi, Ni Zhu, Geoffrey Hilton, Dima Damen (+5 others)
2015 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communication Workshop (ICCW)  
Event-driven messages are generated from the door contact sensors, the occupancy sensors, and the water metering sensors; and are sent immediately when either the sensors detect certain events, or the  ...  Our vision is to develop a multipurpose, multi-modal platform of home sensors, which we call SPHERE (Sensor Platform for HEalthcare in Residential Environment).  ... 
doi:10.1109/iccw.2015.7247190 dblp:conf/icc/WoznowskiFSHCTP15 fatcat:chqdgvitt5g37oe4uxy4e6n5uy

IEEE Access Special Section Editorial: Wearable and Implantable Devices and Systems

Qammer Hussain Abbasi, Asimina Kiourti, Hadi Heidari, Yejun He, Majid Warkiani, Akram Alomainy
2019 IEEE Access  
In the article, "A survey on the roles of communication technologies in IoT-based personalized healthcare applications," by Alam et al., the authors propose a survey on emerging healthcare applications  ...  Applications include wearable consumer electronics, healthcare monitoring systems, and soft robotics, as well as wireless implants.  ...  It is aimed toward the development of modern smart healthcare systems enabled with P4, i.e., predictive, preventive, personalized, and participatory capabilities to perform diagnostics, monitoring, and  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2019.2942728 fatcat:gxi77ac4nfetnekf732jg4hmya
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