Mobile Telemedicine System for Home Care and Patient Monitoring

  title={Mobile Telemedicine System for Home Care and Patient Monitoring},
  author={M.V.M. Figueredo and J Dias},
  journal={The 26th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society},
Home care services are growing up in the past years. Contemplating the patient/family pair, it represents a solution to the medical problems of the modern life. With the social trends, the senior population has been increasing in the last years. However, as living is more stressful than ever, there are more cases of chronic diseases. The difficulties of transport in the big cities and the scarcity of hospital streambeds turn the home care an attractive solution. However, its routines can be… CONTINUE READING
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