International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications / 2012 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Technological Approaches to Remote Monitoring of Elderly People in Cardiology: A Usability Perspective

Table 3

Technical rating criteria: client central unit.

Issue kth Rating cu = 5 Rating cu = 1

Network interface Broadband Narrowband
Network connection Wireless Wired
Video compression Yes, resolution
≥ CIF
Yes, resolution
< CIF
Audio compression Yes, tunable Yes, not tunable
Data management Synchronous and asynchronousOnly synchronous, or only asynchronous
Remote system management Yes No
Data privacy and security Yes No