|Title:||Improving health using therapies 2.0 with ubiquitous wireless access||Authors:||Macías, Elsa M.
Suárez Sarmiento, Álvaro
Calvo Francés, Fernando
|UNESCO Clasification:||33 Ciencias tecnológicas
3212 Salud pública
|Keywords:||Healthcare and Social Care
|Issue Date:||2013||Publisher:||IGI Global||Abstract:||Improved 4G communication technologies in conjunction to Web 2.0 technologies are contributing to design and implement new and exciting healthcare services for citizens that can be accessed any time and any place. Tobacco is a risk factor causing increased morbidity and mortality in developed countries. Smoking cessation is a hard challenge for several people that can be achieve with the help of Web 2.0 and wireless access technologies to multimedia information. There are a lot of basic Web 1.0 portals for smoking cessation. The authors present an overview of serious damages or even death provoked by nicotine poisoning, an overview of on-line group therapies, and their user-centric Web 2.0 Portal intended for smoking cessation. They demonstrate innovative and effective facts of their Web 2.0 portal: Wireless access, scheduled agendas, and video on-demand services.||URI:||http://hdl.handle.net/10553/74079||ISBN:||9781466639911||DOI:||10.4018/978-1-4666-3990-4.ch050||Source:||Handbook of Research on ICTs and Management Systems for Improving Efficiency in Healthcare and Social Care / Edited by Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, Isabel Maria Miranda and Patricia Gonçalves, v. 2-2, p. 953-970, (Abril 2013)|
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