Emerging Trends in Healthcare Adoption of Wireless Body Area Networks.

  title={Emerging Trends in Healthcare Adoption of Wireless Body Area Networks.},
  author={Anuradha Rangarajan},
  journal={Biomedical instrumentation \& technology},
  volume={50 4},
  • A. Rangarajan
  • Published 14 July 2016
  • Medicine
  • Biomedical instrumentation & technology
Real-time personal health monitoring is gaining new ground with advances in wireless communications. Wireless body area networks (WBANs) provide a means for low-powered sensors, affixed either on the human body or in vivo, to communicate with each other and with external telecommunication networks. The healthcare benefits of WBANs include continuous monitoring of patient vitals, measuring postacute rehabilitation time, and improving quality of medical care provided in medical emergencies. This… 

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