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M-health Innovations for Patient-centered Care (Hardcover)

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The 17 chapters in this volume explore the integration of mobile health technology (m-health) into patient-centered healthcare. Information technology and medical specialists from the US, Europe, Middle East, and India look at specific technologies, the effects of m-health on the industry and stakeholders and the infrastructure and architecture needed to support these technologies, the involvement of various stakeholders and the impact of m-health on existing technology, and the transformation of the business model. They describe the history and implementation of m-health; m-health research and development activities in Europe; a collaborative m-health platform for evidence-based self-management and detection of chronic multimorbidity; an integrated platform for lifestyle change and personalized prevention and self-management of high blood pressure; mobile platforms for health professionals; the use of m-health in sleep disorders diagnosis, the care of obese pediatric patients, awareness about bipolar disorder, asthma care, prehospital emergency medicine, wound monitoring, and cytopathology; virus models and analysis in m-health information technology systems; information security threats in patient-centered healthcare; tailored m-health communication; and the role of self-efficacy in m-health. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (
Number of Pages: 438.0
Genre: Medical, Technology
Sub-Genre: Allied Health Services / Medical Technology, Physician + Patient
Series Title: Advances in Healthcare Information Systems and Administration
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Igi Global
Language: English
Street Date: January 26, 2016
TCIN: 50994170
UPC: 9781466698611
Item Number (DPCI): 248-13-8180

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