Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare

Second International ICST Conference, MobiHealth 2011, Kos Island, Greece, October 5-7, 2011. Revised Selected Papers

  • Konstantina S. Nikita
  • James C. Lin
  • Dimitrios I. Fotiadis
  • Maria-Teresa Arredondo Waldmeyer
Conference proceedings MobiHealth 2011

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Session We.1: Intrabody Communications and Transmission of Patient Data

    1. M. Amparo Callejón, Javier Reina-Tosina, Laura M. Roa, David Naranjo
      Pages 1-8
    2. Ashutosh Ghildiyal, Balwant Godara, Amara Amara
      Pages 9-15
    3. Beatriz Martín de Juan, Miguel Ángel Valero Duboy, Diana Soler, José Manuel Azorín, Rafael Conde
      Pages 24-31
  3. Session We.2: ICT Technologies and Tools for Chronic Disease Management (Special Session)

    1. Sara Colantonio, Giuseppe De Pietro, Massimo Esposito, Alberto Machì, Massimo Martinelli, Ovidio Salvetti
      Pages 38-45
    2. Lefteris Koumakis, Franco Chiarugi, Vincenzo Lagani, Angelina Kouroubali, Ioannis Tsamardinos
      Pages 46-53
    3. Alexis Milsis, Theodoros Katsaras, Nicolaos Saoulis, Evita Varoutaki, Aggelos Vontetsianos
      Pages 54-60
    4. Ioannis Basdekis, Vangelis Sakkalis, Constantine Stephanidis
      Pages 61-68
  4. Session We.3: Advances in Wireless Implantable Devices (Special Session)

    1. Olgaç Ergeneman, George Chatzipirpiridis, Salvador Pané, Georgios A. Sotiriou, Christos Bergeles, Bradley J. Nelson
      Pages 75-79
    2. Kamya Yekeh Yazdandoost
      Pages 88-95
    3. Asimina Kiourti, Michalis Tsakalakis, Konstantina S. Nikita
      Pages 96-102
    4. Francesco Merli, Léandre Bolomey, François Gorostidi, Yann Barrandon, Eric Meurville, Anja K. Skrivervik
      Pages 103-110
    5. Shane S. Clark, Kevin Fu
      Pages 111-118
  5. Session We.4: Mobile Devices for Patient Monitoring

    1. Antti Vehkaoja, Jarmo Verho, Alper Cömert, Markku Honkala, Jukka Lekkala
      Pages 119-126
    2. Nabil Alrajeh, Ezio Biglieri, Bouchaïb Bounabat, Angel Lozano
      Pages 127-134
    3. Vânia Guimarães, Pedro M. Teixeira, Miguel P. Monteiro, Dirk Elias
      Pages 135-142

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International ICST Conference on Wireless Mobile Communication and Healthcare, MobiHealth 2011, held on Kos Island, Greece, in October 2011. The 60 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from more than 80 submissions. The papers are organized in 10 sessions and two workshops with topics covering intrabody communications, chronic disease monitoring and management, ambient assistive technologies, implantable and wearable sensors, emergency and disaster applications.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Konstantina S. Nikita
    • 1
  • James C. Lin
    • 2
  • Dimitrios I. Fotiadis
    • 3
  • Maria-Teresa Arredondo Waldmeyer
    • 4
  1. 1.Electrical and Computer Engineering FacultyNational Technical University of AthensAthensGreece
  2. 2.University of Illinois at ChicagoChicagoUSA
  3. 3.Dept.of Materials Science and EngineeringUniversity of IoanninaIoanninaGreece
  4. 4.Dpto. Tecnología Fotónica, ETSI TelecomunicaciónPolytechnic University of Madrid, Life Supporting TechnologiesMadridSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-29734-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-29733-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-29734-2
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X
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