Article in Proceedings INPROC-2014-61

BibliographyBitsaki, Marina; Koutras, Christos; Koutras, Georgios; Leymann, Frank; Mitschang, Bernhard; Nikolaou, Christos; Siafakas, Nikos; Strauch, Steve; Tzanakis, Nikos; Wieland, Matthias: An Integrated mHealth Solution for Enhancing Patients' Health Online.
In: Proceedings of the 6th European Conference of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering (MBEC'14).
University of Stuttgart, Faculty of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, and Information Technology.
pp. 1-4, english.
International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering (IFMBE), September 7, 2014.
Article in Proceedings (Conference Paper).
CR-SchemaC.2.4 (Distributed Systems)
H.2.8 (Database Applications)
H.4.1 (Office Automation)
J.3 (Life and Medical Sciences)
KeywordsPatient monitoring; COPD; ICT application services; Cloud technology; Online services; Mobile applications; Intelligent data mining

Lack of time or economic difficulties prevent chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients from communicating with their physicians, thus inducing exacerbation of their chronic condition and possible hospitalization. In this paper we propose a platform that integrates mobile application technologies and cloud computing to provide regular monitoring of patients and avoidance of medical emergencies.

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ContactSteve Strauch
Department(s)University of Stuttgart, Institute of Parallel and Distributed Systems, Applications of Parallel and Distributed Systems
University of Stuttgart, Institute of Architecture of Application Systems
Entry dateAugust 27, 2014
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