Impact of Information Technology on the Therapy of Type-1 Diabetes: A Case Study of Children and Adolescents in Germany

Autoren: Rolf-Dietrich Berndt, Claude Takenga, Petra Preik, Sebastian Kuehn, Luise Berndt, Herbert Mayer, Alexander Kaps and Ralf Schiel

Being able to manageMobil Diab, eine moderne innovative Lösung zur Unterstützung der Betreuung von Diabetespatienten, verfolgt einen völlig neuen Behandlungsansatz. mehr... and adjust insulin doses is a key part of managing type-1 diabetes. Children and adolescents with type-1 diabetes mellitus often have serious difficulties with this dosage adjustment.

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An ICT-based Diabetes Management System tested for Health Care Delivery in the African Context

Autoren: Claude Takenga, Rolf-Dietrich Berndt, Olivier Musongya, Joël Kitero, Remi Katoke, Kakule Molo, Basile Kazingufu, Malikwisha Meni, Mambo Vikandy, Henri Takenga

Accepted for publication, International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications, 2014

Kurzfassung

The demand for new healthcare services is growing rapidly. Improving accessibility of the African population to diabetes care seems to be a big challenge in most countries where the number of care centers and medical staff is reduced. weiterlesen

Validation of a SaaS-based Platform for Mobile Health Applications

Autoren: R-D. Berndt, M. C. Takenga, S. Kuehn, P. Preik, L. Berndt, S. Berndt

Accepted for publication in the international journal Transactions on Systems, Signals and Devices, 2013

Kurzfassung:

The demand for new healthcare services is growing rapidly. Involving ICT in health solutions has shown to raise satisfaction for both health care providers and patients. weiterlesen

Development of a mobile Teledermatology System

Autoren: R-D. Berndt, M. C. Takenga, S. Kuehn, P. Preik, D. Dubbermann, M. Juenger

Accepted for publication in the Journal Telemed J E Health, 2012

Objective: The increasing number of elderly and chronically ill patients is currently stressing the healthcare systems. One of the solutions for reaching an economically and socially viable solution is exploiting the benefits of modern technologies. This paper presents an innovative mobile teledermatology for assisting both the therapy and the aftercare of patients suffering from skin diseases. weiterlesen

An Assisted Living System for the Elderly – FEARLESS Concept

Autoren: R-D. Berndt, M. C. Takenga, S. Kuehn, P. Preik, S. Berndt, M. Brandstoetter, R. Planinc

IADIS International Conference, e-Health 2012, S. 131 ff., Lisbon, Portugal, 17.-23. Juli 2012

Kurzfassung:

Elderly usually have fears arising from themselves and their home environment. About 50 percent of the elderly suffer from fear of falling. A number of them suffer from fear of cooking as they can cause fire, fear of using water as they can cause flooding and so on. weiterlesen

Stress and Fitness Monitoring embedded on a modern Telematics Platform

Autoren: M. C. Takenga, R-D. Berndt, S. Kuehn, P. Preik, N. Stoll2, K. Thurow, M. Kumar, S. Behrendt, M. Weippert, A. Rieger, R. Stoll

Published in the journal Telemedicine and e-Health, Telemed J E Health. 2012, VOL. 18 No.5, S. 371 ff., Juni 2012

Kurzfassung:

The lack of regular physical activity and high-stress levels are the leading causes of several illnesses. There is thus a real need for a personal low-cost and mobile monitoring solution over extended periods to prevent health risks. weiterlesen

SaaS-platform for mobile health applications

Autoren: Berndt, R.-D., Takenga, M.C., Kuehn, S., Preik, P., Sommer, G., Berndt, S

In the proceedings of the 9th International Multi-Conference on Systems, Signals and Devices (SSD), 2012, S. 1 ff., Chemnitz, Germany March 2012 

Kurzfassung:

Involving information and communication technology in health solutions has shown to raise satisfaction for both health care providers and patients. weiterlesen

Telematics Platform: Implementation of Health Solutions

Autoren: R-D. Berndt, M. C. Takenga, S. Kuehn, P. Preik

In Proceedings of the 9th International Forum Life Science Automation and medical automation, Washington D.C., USA, December 2011

Kurzfassung:

Involving information and communication technology in health solutions has shown to raise satisfaction for both health care providers and patients. This appears to be the suited solution for reaching an economically and socially viable solution to the increasing number of chronically ill patients which is currently stressing the healthcare systems. weiterlesen

A scalable and secure telematics platform for the hosting of telemedical applications. Case study of a stress and fitness monitoring

Autoren: Berndt R.-D., Takenga M.C., Kuehn S., Preik P., Stoll N., Thurow K., Kumar M., Weippert M., Rieger A., Stoll R.

in Proceedings of the ieee 13th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (Healthcom), S. 118  ff., Columbia, USA, 2011

Kurzfassung:

Mobile telemedical applications are of crucial importance today as they do offer the potential to improve the quality of the health care related services. It has been proven that the leading cause of several illnesses and diseases are stress and the lack of fitness practices. weiterlesen

Telemedizinische Langzeitbetreuung bei Kindern und Jugendlichen mit Übergewicht und Adipositas (TeleAdi)

Autoren: Ralf Schiel, Wadim Beltschikow, Sandra Radón, Ralf Schmiedel, Rolf D. Berndt, Günter Stein

Hintergrund und Ziel:

Während der vergangenen Jahrzehnte hat die Prävalenz von Übergewicht und Adipositas bei Kindern und Jugendlichen dramatisch zugenommen. Parallel konnten deutliche epidemiologische und pathophysiologische Zusammenhänge belegt werden zu Dyslipidämie, Insulienresistenz, arterieller Hypertonie und Kardiovaskulären Risikofaktoren.  weiterlesen