A Cloud-Based Patient Health Monitoring System Using the Internet of Things

A Cloud-Based Patient Health Monitoring System Using the Internet of Things

R. Murugan (National Institute of Technology Silchar, India)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-8407-0.ch010


To conquer medical carelessness, a novel framework will be created on the grounds that daily medicinal services are essential. This framework conveys equipment, and Android application, the pulse, temperature of body, dampness rate are detected by the sensor in equipment. There is a Raspberry pi over which this detected information is transferred. The system dependent on internet of things (IOT) is utilized for remotely getting to information. With the end goal to get to the information universally, IOT used to keep all refreshed data on pages, a great opportunity to put information on mists. There is an Android-based application that can get to information from server through wi-fi to give us a chance to see the detected information. On the off chance that any of the anomalies are discovered, those must be settled, so it will send message to tolerant and individual specialists.
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Healthcare is the most imperative worry of numerous nations on the planet. Enhancing the lives of patients particularly in the weaker parts of the general public which incorporate the elderly, physically and rationally incapacitated and also the incessantly sick patients is the main consideration to be made strides. Clinics dependably require better administration (Petrakis et al, 2018). The database of all patients ought to be sufficiently helpful. Yet additionally, there ought to be information aversion. Additionally the patient information ought to be kept private on the off chance that. In existing framework, the information is recorded as printed material or on general stockpiling server. In any case, by and large that information is available to all the staff and specialists. In healing centers there are arrangements for nonstop observing of patients. Their pulses are constantly observed. There is no arrangement to check the parameters when they come back to home. Furthermore, consequently quite possibly the infection may return once more. Patient's information (temperature, pulse, position) will be oftentimes estimated and sent to server. Time of sending (say each 3 min) can be set. Checking individual learns quiet particular edge. Say the customary body temperature of a patient is 37˚c while one individual feels hot if his body temperature is 37˚c. By utilizing an averaging system over a moderately prolonged stretch of time, Observer can take in these limits for patients. Utilizing Android Application in specialist's advanced mobile phone, specialist can see his patient's wellbeing status. At the point when any of the parameter goes past the edge esteem he will get a ready warning (Da Costa et al, 2018).

Utilizing Android Application in patient's or his guardian's advanced mobile phone the patient can see his wellbeing status. Early discovery and determination of conceivably lethal physiological conditions, for example, heart assault require persistent observing of patients wellbeing following exchange from healing facility to home. Studies have demonstrated that 30% of patients with a release determination of heart disappointment are readmitted in any event once inside 90 days with readmission rates going from 25 to 54% inside 3 – a half year. In light of these kinds of requirements, wellbeing checking frameworks are being proposed as a minimal effort arrangement. Such a framework comprises of physiological information

that stores, process and impart through a neighborhood way, for example, advanced mobile phones, PCs. Such frameworks ought to fulfill strict wellbeing, security, unwavering quality, and long haul constant activity necessities (Manogaran et al, 2018). In the proposed framework we present a wellbeing checking framework that uses the sensors for gathering information from patients, cleverly predicts patient's wellbeing status and gives input to specialists through their cell phones having android application. The patients will take an interest in the social insurance process by their cell phones and in this way can get to their wellbeing data from anyplace whenever. Today Internet has turned out to be one of the essential piece of our day by day life. It has changed how individuals live, work, play and learn. Web fills for some need trainings, back, Business, Industries, Entertainment, Social Networking, Shopping, E-Commerce and so forth. The following new super pattern of Internet will be Internet of Things (IOT).Visualizing a reality where a few items can detect, convey and share data over a Private Internet Protocol (IP) or Public Networks(PN). The interconnected questions gather the information at customary interims, break down and used to start required activity, giving a canny system to examining, arranging and basic leadership.

Key Terms in this Chapter

Uniform Resource Locator (URL): An URL, colloquially termed a web address, is a reference to a web resource that specifies its location on a computer network and a mechanism for retrieving it. A URL is a specific type of Uniform Resource Identifier, although many people use the two terms interchangeably.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS): It is a packet oriented mobile data standard on the 2G and 3G cellular communication network's global system for mobile communications. GPRS was established by European Telecommunications Standards Institute in response to the earlier CDPD and i-mode packet-switched cellular technologies.

IP Address: It is a numerical label assigned to each device connected to a computer network that uses the Internet Protocol for communication. An IP address serves two principal functions: host or network interface identification and location addressing.

Private Internet Protocol (PIP): PIP refers to connectivity into a private extranet network which by its design emulates the functioning of the internet.

Light-Emitting Diode (LED): The LED is a semiconductor device that emits visible light when an electric current passes through it.

Global System for Mobile Communication (GSM): GSM is a standard developed by the European Telecommunications Standards Institute to describe the protocols for second-generation digital cellular networks used by mobile devices such as tablets.

Light-Dependent Resistor (LDR): An LDR is a component that has a (variable) resistance that changes with the light intensity that falls upon it. This allows them to be used in light sensing circuits.

Wireless Any Network Digital Assistant (WANDA): The new concept design is powered by TI's OMAP(TM) processors, multiple TI wireless technologies, and Microsoft's Windows-Powered Pocket PC operating system (OS).

Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor (CMOS): It is a technology for constructing integrated circuits. CMOS technology is used in microprocessors, microcontrollers, static RAM, and other digital logic circuits.

Internet of Things (IoT): The internet of things is the network of devices, vehicles, and home appliances that contain electronics, software, actuators, and connectivity that allows these things to connect, interact, and exchange data.

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