Among chronic disease, Chronic Heart Failure (CHF) is recently attracting the attention of physicians and administrators, as it represents one of the most frequent cause of hospitalization, with a consequent considerable impact on patient quality of life and healthcare costs. This paper presents an integrated ICT solution to improve the management of CHF patients through the monitoring of vital signs at patient home.

Health@Home: lesson learnt and future perspective in the home monitoring of patients affected by chronic heart failure

FANUCCI, LUCA;BACCHILLONE, TONY SALVATORE;DONATI, MASSIMILIANO;SAPONARA, SERGIO;
2011

Abstract

Among chronic disease, Chronic Heart Failure (CHF) is recently attracting the attention of physicians and administrators, as it represents one of the most frequent cause of hospitalization, with a consequent considerable impact on patient quality of life and healthcare costs. This paper presents an integrated ICT solution to improve the management of CHF patients through the monitoring of vital signs at patient home.
9789081970907
File in questo prodotto:
Non ci sono file associati a questo prodotto.

I documenti in IRIS sono protetti da copyright e tutti i diritti sono riservati, salvo diversa indicazione.

Utilizza questo identificativo per citare o creare un link a questo documento: http://hdl.handle.net/11568/193720
 Attenzione

Attenzione! I dati visualizzati non sono stati sottoposti a validazione da parte dell'ateneo

Citazioni
  • ???jsp.display-item.citation.pmc??? ND
  • Scopus ND
  • ???jsp.display-item.citation.isi??? ND
social impact