Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Smart Healthcare

Edited by Thomas F. Heston

Washington State University

Over the last 150 years, advances in technology have revolutionized health care and as a result increased the average human lifespan by approximately 50%. Smart medicine is the use of algorithms and automated technology in health care, and it is anticipated that advances in this area of artificial intelligence will help lead to even further gains in health and longevity. This collection of the latest thinking by experts in the field of smart medicine will help readers learn about some of the latest developments in smart technology as applied to the field of medicine.

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Smart HealthcareEdited by Thomas F. Heston

Published: February 5th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77782

ISBN: 978-1-78984-352-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-351-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-135-9

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

2311 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

4 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Blockchain Technology and Smart Healthcare

By Thomas F. Heston


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2. Not-So-Smart Technology

By Tulio Pereira dos Santos Maximo


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3. Smart Tracking and Wearables: Techniques in Gait Analysis and Movement in Pathological Aging

By Beatriz Muñoz, Jaime Valderrama, Jorge Orozco, Yor Castaño, Linda Montilla, Domiciano Rincon and Andres Navarro


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4. Information and Communication Technology

By Delvin Khan


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5. Parameterization Methods and Autoregressive Model

By Boukari Nassim


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6. Connected Insurance Reshaping the Health Insurance Industry

By Andrea Silvello and Alessandro Procaccini


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