Through the use of ICT tools, such as the internet, portals, and telecommunication devices, the quality of healthcare has improved in local and global health; aiding in the development of a sustainable economy. Handbook of Research on ICTs and Management Systems for Improving Efficiency in Healthcare and Social Care brings together a valuable research collection on ICT elements needed to improve communication and collaboration between global health institutes, public and private organizations, and foundations. Highlighting the adoption and success factors in the development of technologies for healthcare, this book is essential for IT professionals, technology solution providers, researchers, and students interested in technology and its relationship with healthcare and social services.... movements of a user, and uses these movements as an input device to move a cursor as we can see in Xbox 360 - kinect applications (www.xbox. com/kinect). An open problem about this is how to define a set of movements with the head that do not cause discomfort to the user. Rehabilitation Games We can connect a control with accelerometer, as the Wii-mote to map user movements and propose a set of physical activities to perform (www.nintendo.com/wii/console/controllers).
|Title||:||Handbook of Research on ICTs and Management Systems for Improving Efficiency in Healthcare and Social Care|
|Author||:||Cruz-Cunha, Maria Manuela|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2013-04-30|