Internet of things (IoT) based health monitoring system and challenges

M Sathya, S Madhan, K Jayanthi
2018 International Journal of Engineering & Technology  
Among the applications that Internet of Things (IoT) facilitated to the world, Healthcare applications are most important. In general, IoT has been widely used to interconnect the advanced medical resources and to offer smart and effective healthcare services to the people. The advanced sensors can be either worn or be embedded into the body of the patients, so as to continously monitor their health. The information collected in such manner, can be analzed, aggregated and mined to do the early
more » ... ed to do the early prediction of diseases. The processing algorithms assist the physicians for the personalization of treatment and it helps to make the health care economical, at the same time, with improved outcomes. Also, in this paper, we highlight the challenges in the implementation of IoT health monitoring system in real world.
doi:10.14419/ijet.v7i1.7.10645 fatcat:s5uwvpeqtnamxgsogn4hmsrxtu