Remote Healthcare Development Using Vehicular Ad Hoc and Wireless Sensor Networks

  • Suparna DasGupta
  • Soumyabrata Saha
  • Koyel Chatterjee
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 710)


Wireless sensor networks along with vehicular ad hoc networks comprise of distributed sensor nodes which have sensing, communication, and meting out capabilities and work as emerging technology for diverse applications including healthcare industries. The objective of the proposed framework is to ensure the unremitting monitoring of vigorous parameters of patients without affecting the customary activities and provides the factual information to the end user. The proposed system includes smart vehicles outfitted with VANETs and body sensors embedded in the patients’ body equipped by WBSNs. Smart vehicles carry health information collected from the patients and forward to the adjoining healthcare service provider. To better support the proposed framework, along with VANETs, WSNs can be adopted to design the framework for developing remote health consisting of the fundamental architecture of the system to provide unswerving communication with multicast data delivery in real time.


Wireless sensor networks Vehicular ad hoc networks Health care Smart vehicle System architecture 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Suparna DasGupta
    • 1
  • Soumyabrata Saha
    • 1
  • Koyel Chatterjee
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information TechnologyJIS College of EngineeringKalyaniIndia

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