“A Secure Mobile Multimedia System to Assist Emergency Response Teams”
About: A paper that describes a mobile emergency system including real-time video to improve the readiness of in-hospital staff to reduce mortality in rural areas of Canada. Since great distances often lead to long wait times this system could prepare the staff at the hospital during the transportation of the patient.
Publication date: 2008-08-26
Study performed in Canada.
“Using HSPA to improve the telemedical links on a moving ambulance”
About: A study to investigate the benefits of using HSPA to improve the video conferencing between a moving ambulance and a hospital. Different scenarios were investigated to see how the communication worked when the ambulance was in the city center or at distance where the 3G coverage was low.
Publication date: 2008-08-14
Study performed in Greece.