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Title: MobileHeart, a mobile smartphone-based application that supports and monitors coronary artery disease patients during rehabilitation
Authors: Frederix, Ines
Sankaran, Supraja
Coninx, Karin
Dendale, Paul
Issue Date: 2016
Publisher: IEEE
Citation: Patton, J.; Barbieri, R.; Ji, J.; Jabbari, E.; Dokos, S.; Mukkamala, R.; Guiraud, D.; Jovanov, E.; Dhaher, Y.; Panescu, D.; Vangils, M.; Wheeler, B.; Dhawan, A. P. (Ed.). 2016 38th annual international conference of the IEEE engineering in medicine and biology society (EMBC), IEEE,p. 513-516
Series/Report: Conference proceedings: Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society
Abstract: Conventional center-based cardiac rehabilitation adherence is poor, adversely affecting long-term efficacy. Innovative strategies such as telerehabilitation are perceived as promising alternatives to improve care delivery. This paper presents the results of prior and ongoing work on the design and development of MobileHeart, a telemedical smartphonebased application to be used in secondary prevention for ischemic heart disease patients. Its constituent components are discussed separately, the minimal necessary cardiovascular monitoring requirements are elaborated in more detail. The results are offered starting from a clinical perspective to stress its relevance in the establishment of scientifically/medically sound programs.
Notes: Frederix, I (reprint author), Hasselt Univ, Hasselt, Belgium. ines.frederix@gmail.com; supraja.sankaran@uhasselt.be; karin.coninx@uhasselt.be; paul.dendale@jessazh.be
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1942/24001
DOI: 10.1109/EMBC.2016.7590752
ISI #: 000399823500126
ISBN: 9781457702198
ISSN: 1557-170X
Category: C1
Type: Proceedings Paper
Appears in Collections: Research publications

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