Mobile healthcare and mhealth apps: Introduction to the special thematic session

Conference Paper

Over the past decade, technologies have transformed society, education, entertainment, business and now healthcare. Today, these technologies are reaching a level of maturity needed to support the robust and broad scope of healthcare. It has only been recently that smart phones, tablets, wearable information and communication devices as well as smart home hubs for automation and control, environmental sensors, cloud computing, interfacing with high-speed networks have vastly expanded the technological foundation associated with healthcare. This Special Thematic Session will address mHealth for people with disability from several disease, disorder and technology perspectives.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • DeRuyter, F; Jones, M

Published Date

  • January 1, 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 10897 LNCS /

Start / End Page

  • 445 - 448

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1611-3349

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0302-9743

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9783319942735

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-3-319-94274-2_64

Citation Source

  • Scopus