Multi Agent Application for Chronic Patients: Monitoring and Detection of Remote Anomalous Situations [chapter]

Daniel Hernández, Gabriel Villarrubia, Alberto L. Barriuso, Álvaro Lozano, Jorge Revuelta, Juan F. De Paz
2016 Communications in Computer and Information Science  
The clinical study of the most basic vital signs of a patient represents the simplest and most effective way to detect and monitor health problems. There are many diseases that can be diagnosed and controlled through regular monitoring of these medical data. The purpose of this study is to develop a monitoring and tracking system for the various vital signs of a patient. In particular, this work focuses on the design of a multi-agent architecture composed of virtual organizations with
more » ... es to integrate different medical sensors on an open, low-cost hardware platform. This system integrates hardware and software elements needed for the routine measurement of vital signs, performed by the patient or caregiver without having to go to a medical center.
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-39387-2_3 fatcat:o2jq5owdjzdxjhvq4rbei7asha