Vital-Jacket®: A wearable wireless vital signs monitor for patients' mobility in cardiology and sports

  title={Vital-Jacket®: A wearable wireless vital signs monitor for patients' mobility in cardiology and sports},
  author={Jo{\~a}o Paulo da Silva Cunha and Bernardo Cunha and Ant{\'o}nio Sousa Pereira and William Xavier and Nuno Ferreira and Luis Meireles},
  journal={2010 4th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare},
The Vital Jacket® (VJ) is a wearable vital signs monitoring system that joins textiles with microelectronics. After several years of development within the university lab, it has been licensed to a start-up company. Its evolutions have focused on cardiology and sports and scaled down from a jacket to a single T-shirt. The VJ manufacturing process has recently been certified to comply with the standards ISO9001 and ISO13485 and the cardiology version was approved as a Medical Device for the… CONTINUE READING
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