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Stress monitoring using a distributed wireless intelligent sensor system

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6 Author(s)
Jovanov, E. ; Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Alabama Univ., Huntsville, AL, USA ; O'Donnell Lords, A. ; Raskovic, D. ; Cox, P.G.
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We are developing personal health monitors based on a wireless body area network (BAN) of intelligent sensors. Individual monitors will be integrated into a distributed wireless system for synchronized monitoring of a group of subjects. This system could be used during the selection process and as part of a psychophysiological evaluation of military members undergoing intense training. We use measures of heart-rate variability to quantify stress level prior to and during training as well as to predict stress resistance. This task requires reliable, high-precision instrumentation and synchronized measurements from a group of individuals over prolonged periods (days of training).

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Engineering in Medicine and Biology Magazine, IEEE  (Volume:22 ,  Issue: 3 )