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International Journal of Reliable and Quality E-Healthcare (IJRQEH) Volume 5, Issue 2

Book Description

The International Journal of Reliable and Quality E-Healthcare (IJRQEH) addresses a variety of issues that relate to the quality and reliability assurance of e-healthcare, patient safety, patient empowerment, and e-medicine. The journal publishes international cutting-edge research and best practices in the field of e-health and quality and reliability assurance. The International Journal of Reliable and Quality E-Healthcare (IJRQEH) encourages international debate on the theoretical and practical aspects of quality, patient safety, and e-health interaction.

This issue contains the following articles:

  • Wireless Body Sensor Networks: Security, Privacy, and Energy Efficiency in the Era of Cloud Computing
  • Digital Technologies as a Catalyst for Change towards Integrated Care Delivery: Hype or Reality?
  • The Amazing Impossibilities of Technology: Factors that Inhibit Participation in Skype™ Based Self-Help Groups
  • Can Stored Data Answer All Questions: A Study of Questions on Eating Disorders

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Masthead
  3. Call For Articles
  4. Wireless Body Sensor Networks:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. INTRODUCTION TO ELLIPTIC CURVE CRYPTOGRAPHY, IDENTITY-BASED ENCRYPTION, AND CRYPTOGRAPHIC COPROCESSORS
    4. BIOMETRIC HUMAN IDENTIFICATION WITH BSNS
    5. KEY AGREEMENT IN BSNS
    6. NETWORK DATA INTEGRITY AND CONFIDENTIALITY PROTOCOLS
    7. BSN INTEGRITY AND PRIVACY-PRESERVING PROTOCOLS IN THE CLOUD
    8. SECURITY-ENERGY TRADEOFFS IN BSNS
    9. CONTEXT-AWARE PRIVACY PRESERVATION IN BSNS
    10. SECURITY AND CRYPTOGRAPHIC SUPPORT IN BSN DEVELOPMENT FRAMEWORKS
    11. BLUEPRINT GUIDELINES FOR DESIGNING BSN SECURITY PROTOCOLS
    12. REFERENCES
  5. Digital Technologies as a Catalyst for Change towards Integrated Care Delivery:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. ICT AS A CATALYST FOR CHANGE TOWARDS INTEGRATING TRADITIONALLY SEPARATED CARE PROCESSES
    4. BENEFITS ACHIEVABLE THROUGH INTEGRATED E-CARE
    5. GENERIC PATHWAYS FOR HORIZONTALLY INTEGRATED E-CARE
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ENDNOTES
  6. The Amazing Impossibilities of Technology:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. METHOD
    5. THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES: SELF-HELP IN A LATE MODERN CONTEXT
    6. THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES: AFFORDANCES
    7. SYNCHRONICITY. SHOW UP OR STAY AWAY!
    8. IDENTIFICATION - TO BE OR NOT TO BE
    9. SPECIFIED DIAGNOSIS OR ANYONE? WHY SHOULD I TALK TO THESE PEOPLE?
    10. ORGANIZATIONAL TRUST-IMPOSSIBILITIES OF BUREAUCRACY
    11. ACCESSIBILITY - HOW HARD CAN IT BE?
    12. A MODEL OF MOTIVATION FOR ELECTRONIC SELF-HELP GROUPS
    13. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    14. CONCLUSION
    15. REFERENCES
  7. Can Stored Data Answer All Questions:
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. SOURCE DATA
    4. ABBREVIATED LIST OF QUESTIONS ASKED IN THE FIRST STUDY
    5. A SECOND STUDY: SWEDISH SOCIAL INSURANCE
    6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
    9. REFERENCES
  8. Call For Articles