Remote Monitoring for Healthcare and for Safety in Extreme Environments

Valerie M. Jones, Nadav Shashar, Oded Ben Shaphrut, Kevin Lavigne, R.J. Rienks, Rienk Rienks, Richard G.A. Bults, D. Konstantas, P.A.M. Vierhout, Jan Peuscher, Aart van Halteren, Rainer Herzog, I.A. Widya

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    In this chapter we examine the potential use of remote health monitoring using Body Area Networks (BANs) to support individuals who are working or pursuing recreational activities in extreme environments.
    Original languageUndefined
    Title of host publicationM-Health: Emerging Mobile Health Systems
    EditorsRobert S.H. Istepanian, Swamy Laxminarayan, Constantinos Pattichis
    Place of PublicationBerlin
    Number of pages14
    ISBN (Print)978-0-387-26558-2
    Publication statusPublished - 2006

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    • EWI-8128
    • IR-66599
    • METIS-225235

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    Jones, V. M., Shashar, N., Ben Shaphrut, O., Lavigne, K., Rienks, R. J., Rienks, R., ... Widya, I. A. (2006). Remote Monitoring for Healthcare and for Safety in Extreme Environments. In R. S. H. Istepanian, S. Laxminarayan, & C. Pattichis (Eds.), M-Health: Emerging Mobile Health Systems (pp. 561-574). Berlin: Springer.,