Wearables and Health Monitoring Optimization

With regard to the optimization of health monitoring smartphone-based wearables can play an important role in the autonomous observation of body functions. The wearable measuring devices analyze for instance the heart rate, body activity, and the overall fitness. An application field for the use of wearables is workplace health management that thereby can be optimized digitally.

It also becomes apparent that especially older subjects can benefit from the use of wearables concerning an active and healthy aging. This again has a positive impact on a possible dependence of care and points out actions to prevent frailty.