Edge Computing for Low Delay to Cache and Transfer Electronic Medical Records

  • Ziyang ChenEmail author
  • Tamanna Shikh-Bahaei
  • Paul Luff
  • Mohammad Shikh-Bahaei
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 869)


A new method is proposed to decrease the transmission delay of visual and non-visual medical records by using edge computing and Dynamic Vision Sensing technologies. The simulation results show that the proposed scheme can decrease the transmission delay by 89.15% to 93.23%. The maximum number of patients who can be served by edge devices is analysed.


Medical records Edge computing Dynamic vision sensor (DVS) Sensors Transmission delay 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ziyang Chen
    • 1
    Email author
  • Tamanna Shikh-Bahaei
    • 2
  • Paul Luff
    • 3
  • Mohammad Shikh-Bahaei
    • 1
  1. 1.Informatics, King’s College LondonLondonUK
  2. 2.School of Medicine and DentistryBarts and the LondonLondonUK
  3. 3.King’s Business School, King’s College LondonLondonUK

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