ABSTRACT

The book provides a comprehensive overview for the latest WBAN systems, technologies, and applications. The chapters of the book have been written by various specialists who are experts in their areas of research and practice. The book starts with the basic techniques involved in designing and building WBAN systems. It explains the deployment issue

chapter 1|18 pages

Introduction toWireless Body Area Network

ByMehmet Rasit Yuce, Jamil Y. Khan

chapter 2|22 pages

Wireless Patient Monitoring in a Clinical Setting

ByEsteban J. Pino, Dorothy Curtis, Tom O. Stair, John V. Guttag, Lucila Ohno-Machado

chapter 3|34 pages

Real-Time Cardiac Arrhythmias Monitoring for Pervasive Health Care

ByZhou Haiying, Hou Kun-Mean, de Vaulx Christophe, and Li Jian

chapter 4|32 pages

Human Bio-Kinematic Monitoring with Body Area Networks

ByRoozbeh Jafari, Hassan Ghasemzadeh, Eric Guenterberg, Vitali Loseu, Sarah Ostadabas

chapter 5|30 pages

Signal Processing In-Node Frameworks for Wireless Body Area Networks: From Low-Level to High-Level Approaches

ByFrancesco Aiello, Giancarlo Fortino, Stefano Galzarano, Raffaele Gravina, Antonio Guerrieri

chapter 6|48 pages

Hardware Development and Systems for Wireless Body Area Networks

ByMehmet Rasit Yuce

chapter 7|44 pages

Wireless Body Area Network Implementations for Ambulatory Health Monitoring

ByAmbulatory Health Monitoring Reza Naima and John Canny

chapter 8|30 pages

Ambulatory Recording of Biopotential Signals: Constraints and Challenges for Analog Design

ByRefet Firat Yazicioglu, Sunyoung Kim, Tom Torfs, Julien Penders, Buxi Singh Dilpreet, Inaki Romero, Chris Van Hoof

chapter 10|28 pages

Power Management in Body Area Networks for Health Care Applications

ByVijay Sivaraman, Ashay Dhamdhere, Alison Burdett

chapter 11|26 pages

Channel Modeling of Narrowband Body-Centric Wireless Communication Systems

BySimon L. Cotton, William G. Scanlon

chapter 12|26 pages

Antenna Design and Propagation for WBAN Applications

ByTharaka Dissanayake

chapter 13|36 pages

Coexistence Issues withWireless Body Area Networks

ByAxel Sikora

chapter 14|28 pages

ImplantedWireless Communication Making a Real Difference

ByHenry Higgins

chapter 15|28 pages

Wireless Power and Data Telemetry for Wearable and Implantable Electronics

ByZhi Yang, Yu Han, Linh Hoang, YiKai Lo, Kuanfu Chen, Jian Lao, Mingcui Zhou, and Wentai Liu

chapter 16|84 pages

Ultra Wideband for Wireless Body Area Networks

ByMehmet Rasit Yuce, Ho Chee Keong