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Table 13 Health care settings and component types

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

   Health care settings
Component types   Ambulatory Home/mobile Clinical Care Emergency
Conventional mobile devices n (%) 2 (3%) 14 (21%) 15 (22%) 3 (4%) 6 (9%)
  References [84, 91] [22, 26, 28, 30, 36, 40, 4850, 57, 69, 85, 86, 88] [13, 29, 43, 44, 54, 61, 64, 70, 71, 7476, 78, 8183, 87, 88] [64, 69, 73] [54, 60, 63, 80, 87, 91]
Wearables n (%) 2 (3%) 19 (28%) 8 (12%) 2 (3%) 3 (4%)
  References [31, 46] [2124, 28, 30, 31, 38, 41, 42, 45, 4853, 57, 62] [4144, 46, 47, 5356] [39, 73] [24, 54, 60]
Implanted devices n (%) 0 2 (3%) 0 0 0
  References   [58, 59]    
Stationary devices n (%) 1 (1%) 22 (33%) 10 (15%) 4 (6%) 0
  References [84] [21, 23, 27, 28, 30, 3338, 40, 45, 53, 59, 65, 66, 68, 69, 72] [13, 32, 53, 61, 64, 7477, 79] [39, 64, 67, 69]  
  1. Note: Multiple entries in different categories are possible. The percentages refer to all 67 systems reviewed.