Author: Octavian Adrian Postolache (Editor), Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay (Editor), Krishanthi P. Jayasundera (Editor), Akshya K. Swain (Editor) Full Title: Sensors For Everyday Life: Healthcare Settings Publisher: Springer; 1st ed. 2017 edition (October 28, 2016) Year: 2017 ISBN-13: 9783319473192 (978-3-319-47319-2), 9783319473185 (978-3-319-47318-5) ISBN-10: 3319473190, 3319473182 Pages: 287 Language: English Genre: Biomedical Engineering; Electronics & Electrical Engineering File type: PDF (True) Quality: 10/10 Price: 160.49 € Sensors were developed to detect and quantify structures and functions of human body as well as to gather information from the environment in order to optimize the efficiency, cost-effectiveness and quality of healthcare services as well as to improve health and quality of life. This book offers an up-to-date overview of the concepts, modeling, technical and technological details and practical applications of different types of sensors. It also discusses the trends for the next generation of sensors and systems for healthcare settings. It is aimed at researchers and graduate students in the field of healthcare technologies, as well as academics and industry professionals involved in developing sensing systems for human body structures and functions, and for monitoring activities and health. ------------- Our members see more. Join us!