Prototyping a cardiac arrest telemonitoring system

  title={Prototyping a cardiac arrest telemonitoring system},
  author={Fredrick Chisanga and Neco Ventura and Joyce B. Mwangama},
  journal={2017 Global Wireless Summit (GWS)},
Cardiac arrests are a highly prevalent heart condition with a low survival rate due to the sudden nature of incidents. However, studies have shown that there are recognizable antecedents that can aid in early recognition, intervention, and prevention of these attacks. These can be detected by monitoring vital signs such as cardiac rhythm, arterial pulsations (heartbeats), heart rate or heart sounds. By regular and consistent monitoring of these vital signs, early help can be rendered. Therefore… CONTINUE READING

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