Smart Embedded Medical Diagnosis using Beaglebone Black and Arduino

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Volume-8 Number-1                          
Year of Publication : 2014
Authors :  Ch Srikanth , D S Pradeep M ,Sreeram Charan K


Ch Srikanth , D S Pradeep M ,Sreeram Charan K."Smart Embedded Medical Diagnosis using Beaglebone Black and Arduino", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology(IJETT), 8(1),43-48 February 2014. ISSN:2231-5381. published by seventh sense research group


Now a day’s healthcare industry is to provide better healthcare to people anytime and anywhere in the world in a more economic and patient friendly manner. The Medical Diagnosis Shield allows Arduino and Beaglebone Black users to perform biometric and medical applications where body monitoring is needed by using 9 different sensors. This information can be used to monitor in real time the state of a patient or to get sensitive data in order to be subsequently analysed for medical diagnosis. Biometric information gathered can be wirelessly sent using any of the 6 connectivity options available: Bluetooth, 802.15.4, ZigBee, WI-Fi, 3G and GPRS depending on the application.


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