Bluetooth-enabled in-home patient monitoring system: Early detection of Alzheimer's disease

@article{Cheng2010BluetoothenabledIP,
  title={Bluetooth-enabled in-home patient monitoring system: Early detection of Alzheimer's disease},
  author={Ho Ting Cheng and Weihua Zhuang},
  journal={IEEE Wireless Communications},
  year={2010},
  volume={17}
}
As the baby boom generation is aging, more and more people are diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, early detection of which is shown to be vital and necessary for better medical treatments and prolonging life expectancies. In this article we propose a Bluetooth-enabled in-home patient monitoring system, facilitating early detection of Alzheimer's disease. We take advantage of shortrange Bluetooth communications for in-home patient location tracking, and the location information can then be… CONTINUE READING

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