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Table 11 Health care settings and improvement aims

From: Towards pervasive computing in health care – A literature review

   Health care settings
   Ambulatory Home/mobile Clinical Care Emergency
Organizational improvements n (%) 2 (3%) 4 (6%) 16 (24%) 2 (3%) 5 (7%)
  References [84, 91] [21, 23] [13, 29, 43, 44, 47, 5456, 70, 71, 7476, 78, 79, 8183, 87] [39, 73] [54, 63, 80, 87, 91]
Medical improvements
Therapy and rehabilitation n (%) 2 (3%) 7 (10%) 1 (1%) 0 0
  References [31, 46] [22, 31, 5052, 57, 85] [46]   
Prevention and care n (%) 2 (3%) 32 (48%) 10 (15%) 4(6%) 3 (4%)
  References [31, 46] [21, 23, 24, 2628, 30, 31, 3338, 4042, 45, 48, 49, 53, 58, 59, 62, 65, 66, 68, 69, 72, 86, 88] [29, 32, 41, 42, 46, 53, 61, 64, 77, 87, 88] [39, 64, 67, 69] [24, 60, 87]
  1. Note: Multiple entries in different categories are possible. The percentages refer to all 67 systems reviewed.