Mobile Health Care (MOBIHEALTH)

May 2002 - February 2004 European Commission FP5 IST-2001-36006

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Project description

MobiHealth allows patients to be fully mobile whilst undergoing health monitoring. The patient wears a customised lightweight system - the MobiHealth BAN (Body Area Network) - Physical measurements as blood pressure or ECG are measured by the BAN and transmitted wirelessly (GPRS/UMTS) to the doctor, hospital or health call centre.


  • Ericsson Consulting Gmbh (coordinator)
  • CMG Wireless Data Solutions (Netherlands) B.V.
  • Compaq Computer B.V.
  • Corporació Sanitária Clínic
  • Gesundheitscout24 Gmbh
  • Luleaa Tekniska Universitet
  • Philips Electronics UK Limited
  • Stichting Medisch Spectrum Twente
  • Telefónica Móviles España S.A.
  • Telia Mobile Aktiebolag
  • Twente Medical Systems International B.V.
  • Universitat Pompeu Fabra
  • Universiteit Twente
  • Yucat B.V.