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On using a distributed approach for help in medical diagnosis with wireless sensor networks.

Abstract : In this paper, we focus on providing new tools to help doctors in their diagnosis. We study the feasibility of using a distributed approach over Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN). We define a Wireless Body Area Network (WBAN) as a set of wireless sensors which equipped a patient. Each sensor senses a health parameter, for example, temperature or heart pulse. Our aim is to understand how a distributed approach can be a fair alternative to the common centralized paradigm. We study a distributed approach based on the token paradigm. Then, we compare this approach to the centralized one, throw simulations and experimentations over real sensors.
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Submitted on : Tuesday, June 21, 2011 - 5:50:16 PM
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Nathalie Dessart, Hacène Fouchal, Philippe Hunel, Nicolas Vidot. On using a distributed approach for help in medical diagnosis with wireless sensor networks.. 11th International Conference on Innovative Internet Community Systems, Jun 2011, Berlin, Germany. ⟨hal-00602207⟩

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