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Efficient Indoor Wireless Monitoring of Long-Term Ill/Post Operative Patients with Implants

By Samuelraj Chrysolite and Thomas Anita Jones Mary Pushpa
Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 120, 61-75, 2022


In the medical world, the continuous monitoring of patients having a long-term illness is mandatory. The usual monitoring systems placed around the patients are bulkier and costly. Moreover, the movement of those patients is limited as they are connected to the monitoring devices with probes. To enable the locomotion of the patients a miniaturizedimplantable antenna sensor with the dimension 2.5 x 7 x 0.25 mm3 is proposed to monitor arterial pressure. The proposed antenna sensor is fabricated and verified for its performance metrics. Radiation analysis for the implants is carried out through a metric called Specific Absorption Rate (SAR). Deviation of pressure in the patient is measured through the rate of change of resonant frequency through an external reader coil. Communication established between the Transmitter (patient with implant) and the Receiver for better monitoring is verified through field strength calculated at various locations inside the hospital rooms in order to allocate rooms for the post-operative/long term ill patients efficiently.


Samuelraj Chrysolite and Thomas Anita Jones Mary Pushpa, "Efficient Indoor Wireless Monitoring of Long-Term Ill/Post Operative Patients with Implants," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 120, 61-75, 2022.


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