Wireless transmission of vital signs of entrapped victims during search and rescue operations in collapsed buildings

Abstract

During Urban Search and Rescue (USaR) operations in collapsed buildings, once the entrapped victims are located the extrication starts. The latter is always time consuming whilst in most cases medical monitoring and support of the victim is needed. Monitoring vital signs of victim is quite important but due to the particular post-collapse conditions of the… (More)
DOI: 10.4108/icst.mobihealth.2014.257378

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@article{Pallis2014WirelessTO, title={Wireless transmission of vital signs of entrapped victims during search and rescue operations in collapsed buildings}, author={George Pallis and Lars Hildebrand and Nuno Ferreira and Geert Seynaeve}, journal={2014 4th International Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare - Transforming Healthcare Through Innovations in Mobile and Wireless Technologies (MOBIHEALTH)}, year={2014}, pages={254-257} }