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Android-based application to assist doctor with Alzheimer's patient


Habash, Zaid A. and Wan Ishak, Wan Hussain and Omar, Mohd. Hasbullah (2013) Android-based application to assist doctor with Alzheimer's patient. In: 4th International Conference on Computing and Informatics (ICOCI 2013), 28 -30 August 2013, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia.

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Abstract

Alzheimer‘s disease is one of the leading diseases that contribute to dementia cases. The Alzheimer‘s patient suffers from memory loss and losing judgment due to its effect on the human brain.Alzheimer‘s patients need to be monitored and assisted in their daily life especially for medication.Proper medication may reduce the effect of Alzheimer‘s disease on the patient.The Android-based mobile application is one of current technologies that can be used to assist doctors to monitor Alzheimer‘s patient medication.The application alert patient when to consume the medicine based on the schedule provided by the doctor.The application has been evaluated by doctors, where the responses are very satisfactory.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISBN: 9789832078791 Organized by: Universiti Utara Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: Mobile technology, m-health, Alzheimer‘s disease, Android, short message service
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Mr. Wan Hussain Wan Ishak
Date Deposited: 27 Aug 2014 09:02
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2014 09:02
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/12083

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