UMMS Affiliation

Department of Quantitative Health Sciences

Date

2-2011

Document Type

Article

Medical Subject Headings

Epidemics; Disease Outbreaks; Decision Support Techniques; Decision Making, Computer-Assisted; Data Collection; Pattern Recognition, Automated; Cellular Phone; Computers, Handheld

Disciplines

Bioinformatics | Biostatistics | Epidemiology | Health Services Research | Public Health

Abstract

We propose using information, computing and networking innovations to tackle epidemic control challenges.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Bai X, Wang H, Fang H. Shelter: Smartphone bridged socialized body networks for epidemic control. IEEE COMSOC MMTC E-Lett. 2011;6(2):22-4. Link to article on publisher's website