Wearable and Implantable Medical Devices

Wearable and Implantable Medical Devices
  • Author : Nilanjan Dey,Amira S. Ashour,Simon James Fong,Chintan Bhatt
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 06 September 2019
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Wearable and Implantable Medical Devices: Applications and Challenges, Fourth Edition highlights the new aspects of wearable and implanted sensors technology in the healthcare sector and monitoring systems. The book's contributions include several interdisciplinary domains, such as wearable sensors, implanted sensors devices, Internet-of-Things (IoT), security, real-time medical healthcare monitoring, WIBSN design and data management, encryption, and decision-support systems. Contributions emphasize several topics, including real-world applications and the design and implementation of wearable devices. This book demonstrates that this new field has

Ultra-low-power Circuits and Systems for Wearable and Implantable Medical Devices

Ultra-low-power Circuits and Systems for Wearable and Implantable Medical Devices
  • Author : Marcus Yip,Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 02 August 2021
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Advances in circuits, sensors, and energy storage elements have opened up many new possibilities in the health industry. In the area of wearable devices, the miniaturization of electronics has spurred the rapid development of wearable vital signs, activity, and fitness monitors. Maximizing the time between battery recharge places stringent requirements on power consumption by the device. For implantable devices, the situation is exacerbated by the fact that energy storage capacity is limited by volume constraints, and frequent battery replacement via

Powering Biomedical Devices

Powering Biomedical Devices
  • Author : Edwar Romero
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 28 March 2013
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From exoskeletons to neural implants, biomedical devices are no less than life-changing. Compact and constant power sources are necessary to keep these devices running efficiently. Edwar Romero's Powering Biomedical Devices reviews the background, current technologies, and possible future developments of these power sources, examining not only the types of biomedical power sources available (macro, mini, MEMS, and nano), but also what they power (such as prostheses, insulin pumps, and muscular and neural stimulators), and how they work (covering batteries, biofluids,

4th International Workshop on Wearable and Implantable Body Sensor Networks (BSN 2007)

4th International Workshop on Wearable and Implantable Body Sensor Networks (BSN 2007)
  • Author : Steffen Leonhardt,Thomas Falck,Petri Mähönen
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 04 May 2007
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This book contains papers from the International Workshop on Wearable and Implantable Body Sensor Networks, BSN 2007, held in March 2007 at the University Hospital Aachen, Germany. Topics covered in the volume include new medical measurements, smart bio-sensing textiles, low-power wireless networking, system integration, medical signal processing, multi-sensor data fusion, and on-going standardization activities.

Implantable Biomedical Microsystems

Implantable Biomedical Microsystems
  • Author : Swarup Bhunia,Steve Majerus,Mohamad Sawan
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 January 2015
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Research and innovation in areas such as circuits, microsystems, packaging, biocompatibility, miniaturization, power supplies, remote control, reliability, and lifespan are leading to a rapid increase in the range of devices and corresponding applications in the field of wearable and implantable biomedical microsystems, which are used for monitoring, diagnosing, and controlling the health conditions of the human body. This book provides comprehensive coverage of the fundamental design principles and validation for implantable microsystems, as well as several major application areas. Each

Innovative Implantable and Wearable Medical Devices Enabled by Ultrasonic Power Transfer and Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting

Innovative Implantable and Wearable Medical Devices Enabled by Ultrasonic Power Transfer and Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting
  • Author : Miao Meng
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 02 August 2021
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The objective of the research work enclosed in this dissertation is to develop high-performance wireless power and data transfer technologies as well as energy harvesting techniques for implantable and wearable medical devices. The first part of the research work focuses on developing wireless power transmission (WPT) to and communication with millimeter (mm)-sized implantable medical devices (IMDs). Ultrasonic and inductive techniques are developed to achieve high power transfer efficiency (PTE) and low-power pulse-based communication. The second part is to implement

Flexible and Stretchable Medical Devices

Flexible and Stretchable Medical Devices
  • Author : Kuniharu Takei
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 07 February 2018
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The book introduces flexible and stretchable wearable electronic systems and covers in detail the technologies and materials required for healthcare and medical applications. A team of excellent authors gives an overview of currently available flexible devices and thoroughly describes their physical mechanisms that enable sensing human conditions. In dedicated chapters, crucial components needed to realize flexible and wearable devices are discussed which include transistors and sensors and deal with memory, data handling and display. Additionally, suitable power sources based on

Flexible and Stretchable Electronics

Flexible and Stretchable Electronics
  • Author : Run-Wei Li,Gang Liu
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 11 December 2019
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With the recently well developed areas of Internet of Thing, consumer wearable gadgets and artificial intelligence, flexible and stretchable electronic devices have spurred great amount of interest from both the global scientific and industrial communities. As an emerging technology, flexible and stretchable electronics requires the scale-span fabrication of devices involving nano-features, microstructures and macroscopic large area manufacturing. The key factor behind covers the organic, inorganic and nano materials that exhibit completely different mechanical and electrical properties, as well as the

Soft Material-Enabled Electronics for Medicine, Healthcare, and Human-Machine Interfaces

Soft Material-Enabled Electronics for Medicine, Healthcare, and Human-Machine Interfaces
  • Author : Jae-Woong Jeong,Woon-Hong Yeo
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 13 March 2020
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Soft material-enabled electronics offer distinct advantage, over conventional rigid and bulky devices, for numerous wearable and implantable applications. Soft materials allow for seamless integration with skin and tissues due to enhanced mechanical flexibility and stretchability. Wearable devices, such as sensors, offer continuous, real-time monitoring of biosignals and movements, which can be applied in rehabilitation and diagnostics, among other applications. Soft implantable electronics offer similar functionalities, but with improved compatibility with human tissues. Biodegradable soft implantable electronics are also being developed

Wearable Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications

Wearable Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 06 April 2018
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Advances in technology continue to alter the ways in which we conduct our lives, from the private sphere to how we interact with others in public. As these innovations become more integrated into modern society, their applications become increasingly relevant in various facets of life. Wearable Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications is a comprehensive reference source for the latest scholarly material on the development and implementation of wearables within various environments, emphasizing the valuable resources offered by these advances.

Analog IC Design Techniques for Nanopower Biomedical Signal Processing

Analog IC Design Techniques for Nanopower Biomedical Signal Processing
  • Author : Chutham Sawigun,Wouter A. Serdijn
  • Publisher : River Publishers
  • Release : 31 May 2016
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As the requirements for low power consumption and very small physical dimensions in portable, wearable and implantable medical devices are calling for integrated circuit design techniques using MOSFETs operating in the subthreshold regime, this book first revisits some well-known circuit techniques that use CMOS devices biased in subthreshold in order to establish nanopower integrated circuit designs. Based on the these findings, this book shows the development of a class-AB current-mode sample-and-hold circuit with an order of magnitude improvement in its

Wearable Technologies

Wearable Technologies
  • Author : Jesús Hamilton Ortiz
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 03 October 2018
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This edited volume Wearable Technologies is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters, offering a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of computer engineering. The book comprises single chapters authored by various researchers and edited by an expert active in the computer engineering research area. All chapters are complete in themselves but united under a common research study topic. This publication aims at providing a thorough overview of the latest research efforts.

Antenna and Sensor Technologies in Modern Medical Applications

Antenna and Sensor Technologies in Modern Medical Applications
  • Author : Yahya Rahmat-Samii,Erdem Topsakal
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 30 March 2021
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A guide to the theory and recent development in the medical use of antenna technology Antenna and Sensor Technologies in Modern Medical Applications offers a comprehensive review of the theoretical background, design, and the latest developments in the application of antenna technology. Written by two experts in the field, the book presents the most recent research in the burgeoning field of wireless medical telemetry and sensing that covers both wearable and implantable antenna and sensor technologies. The authors review the

Smart Health Systems

Smart Health Systems
  • Author : Sonali Vyas,Deepshikha Bhargava
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 19 September 2021
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The upcoming trends in healthcare are intended towards improving the overall quality of life. In the past,management of health issues were limited to clinics and hospitals and managing patient’s data and analyzing it. This procedure was difficult and time consuming. A great effort was also needed in diagnosing the cause and type of disease, but this all has changed now. As advancement in research and technologies, a positive impact on healthcare is seen. This book assesses the need

Security and Privacy for Implantable Medical Devices

Security and Privacy for Implantable Medical Devices
  • Author : Wayne Burleson,Sandro Carrara
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 03 December 2013
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This book presents a systematic approach to analyzing the challenging engineering problems posed by the need for security and privacy in implantable medical devices (IMD). It describes in detail new issues termed as lightweight security, due to the associated constraints on metrics such as available power, energy, computing ability, area, execution time, and memory requirements. Coverage includes vulnerabilities and defense across multiple levels, with basic abstractions of cryptographic services and primitives such as public key cryptography, block ciphers and digital