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AimNew challenges are being faced by global healthcare systems such as an increase in the elderly population, budget cuts as well as the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. As pressures mount on healthcare systems to provide treatment to patients, mHealth is seen as one of the possible solutions to addressing these challenges. Given the sensitivity of healt...
The widespread rises in chronic illnesses (e.g., diabetes and high blood pressure) have resulted in the need to find more efficient ways of managing patients with these conditions. One such way is by the use of mobile health (mHealth) technologies that can gather real-time data from patients and monitor them from a distance, removing the need to be...
This paper carries out a study on enforcing trust as a means to improve user adoption of wearable technologies. These technologies can play an integral part in facilitating intelligent environments by collecting real-time data for input into networked controllers. The paper reviews wearable devices, their use and current concerns and challenges as...