Bluetooth based Portable Healthcare Gateway Development for Hypertention Patients

고혈압 환자를 위한 블루투스 기반의 포터블 헬스케어 게이트웨이 개발

  • 김종탁 ((주)비트컴퓨터 유헬스케어 사업부) ;
  • 소재영 ((주)비트컴퓨터 유헬스케어 사업부) ;
  • 김종훈 (대림대학교 컴퓨터소프트웨어과) ;
  • 강운구 (가천대학교 컴퓨터공학과)
  • Received : 2013.10.16
  • Accepted : 2013.12.20
  • Published : 2013.12.28


With the increasing number of chronic disease patients, the importance of everyday health care has grown more significant. The study researchers expected it would help for patients' health improvement and healthcare service expansion if users check their vital signs in their daily lives and send the results to a medical center's servers through a specific device automatically. This thesis, in line with this idea, seeks to develop a portable healthcare gateway. The gateway is designed in a USB type and can transmit standardized data, operating regardless of a user's location and Personal Healthcare Devices (PHDs). The developed portable healthcare gateway provides effective services in ubiquitous environments to customers, which will improve the health of chronic patients.


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