Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Mobile Health Technologies

Theories and Applications

Mobile Health Technologies, also known as mHealth technologies, have emerged, amongst healthcare providers, as the ultimate Technologies-of-Choice for the 21st century in delivering not only transformative change in healthcare delivery, but also critical health information to different communities of practice in integrated healthcare information systems. mHealth technologies nurture seamless platforms and pragmatic tools for managing pertinent health information across the continuum of different healthcare providers. mHealth technologies commonly utilize mobile medical devices, monitoring and wireless devices, and/or telemedicine in healthcare delivery and health research. Today, mHealth technologies provide opportunities to record and monitor conditions of patients with chronic diseases such as asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases (COPD) and diabetes mellitus. The intent of this book is to enlighten readers about the theories and applications of mHealth technologies in the healthcare domain.

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Mobile Health TechnologiesTheories and ApplicationsEdited by Wilfred Bonney

Published: August 31st 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61446

ISBN: 978-953-51-2635-5

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2634-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7304-5

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

9041 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

7 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations


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1. The Emerging Wearable Solutions in mHealth

By Fang Zhao, Meng Li and Joe Z. Tsien


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2. Empowering Diabetes Patient with Mobile Health Technologies

By Matjaž Krošel, Lana Švegl, Luka Vidmar and Dejan Dinevski


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3. Telemedicine Programs in Respiratory Diseases

By Gonzalo Segrelles-Calvo and Daniel López-Padilla


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4. Mobile Health Monitoring

By Niloofar Mohammadzadeh and Reza Safdari


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5. Mobile Cloud-Based Blood Pressure Healthcare for Education

By Chin-Feng Lin, Shere-Er Wang, Yen-Chiao Lu, Chung-I Lin, Chung- Cheng Chang, Tim Yeh, Candice Lee, Jeffson Huang, Chic-Erh Weng, Sue-Hsien Chen, Bing-Leung Sun, Chao-Sheng Wang, Shiue- Li Cheng, Shiou-Yu Li and Lan-Yu Wu


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6. An mHealth Technology for Chronic Wound Management

By Marcia R. Friesen, Bennet Gigliotti and Tik Wai (Kiral) Poon


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