Wearable computing for patients with coronary diseases: Gathering efforts by comparing methods

@article{Rocha2010WearableCF,
  title={Wearable computing for patients with coronary diseases: Gathering efforts by comparing methods},
  author={Vanderson Rocha and P. N. Borza and Joao. Correia and Guimar{\~a}es Gonçalves and Ana Maria Puscas and R. Seromenho and Alessandro Mascioletti and A. Picano and Sorin Cocorada and Marius Catalin Carp},
  journal={2010 IEEE International Conference on Automation, Quality and Testing, Robotics (AQTR)},
  year={2010},
  volume={2},
  pages={1-9}
}
Cardiovascular diseases are a prime cause of mortality and morbidity around the world. The World Health Organization names this as a global epidemic identifying it as a big challenge to Information and Communication Technologies that can provide valuable tools to improve population health and well-being. In tandem with a strategy to provide information and education to individuals at risk, several projects across the world at national or regional levels are trying to address this challenge. The… CONTINUE READING