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An Innovative IoT- and Middleware-Based Architecture for Real-Time Patient Health Monitoring

  • B. A. MohanEmail author
  • H. Sarojadevi
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 906)

Abstract

WSN is deployed in every sector of human life, an instance of which is in medical device network. With the increasing requirement of handling large patient data and faster data conversion in the hospital and medical diagnostic centres, there is a need for innovative and low-cost ways of interconnecting medical equipment, middleware and network support. Hospitals and medical diagnostic centres require cost-effective sensor network for handling large patient data and fast conversion. The high cost of medical devices, equipment and lack of interoperability and portability necessitates new approaches. This paper presents low-cost and portable approach for medical data transmission from devices to middleware using IoT support and conversion to universal standard called Health Level-7 (HL7) and a method to store in cloud.

Keywords

Medical health record Health monitoring system IoT Middleware Health level-7 

Notes

Acknowledgements

We sincerely thank the Director, Principal, Dean and HOD of CSE department of our college, NMIT for supporting us in the funding of seed money to carry out this project successfully. We are thankful for their encouragement in publishing this work in ERCICA 2018.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty, Department of CSENitte Meenakshi Institute of TechnologyBangaloreIndia

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