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Mobile web for integrated medical emergency model

Hameed, Shihab A. (2010) Mobile web for integrated medical emergency model. In: International Conference on Software and Computing Technology (ICSCT 2010), October 17-19, 2010, Telecom International Hotel, Kunming, China.

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Abstract

Telemedicine has made considerable progress over the past few years. It offers the ability to monitor patient’s progress remotely as well as providing high quality healthcare to a larger geographic segment of patients. Investigation of Malaysian medical emergency and healthcare systems shows that it suffers from locality, Lack of real-time and mobility access in both emergency and medical information cases and Lack of searching capabilities that can provide information about hospitals, healthcare, emergency center, or doctors. This paper aims to design a new mobile web based on W3C web standards for integrated medical emergency model to overcome such problems. It allows patients to access their account from any mobile phone with capabilities of connecting to the Internet. A prototype for new model is implemented using open source. Samples of results such as searching for healthcare centers and doctors, finding the nearest hospital, its address and driving directions, requesting an ambulance and control updating or retrieving of patient’s details; are shown and testing of evaluation parameters done successfully.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Full Paper)
Additional Information: 4428/28510
Uncontrolled Keywords: mobile web; medical information; healthcare; emergency system
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General) > T10.5 Communication of technical information
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Depositing User: Prof Shihab Hameed
Date Deposited: 20 Jun 2013 09:57
Last Modified: 20 Jun 2013 09:57
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/28510

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