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Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing
Volume 2017, Article ID 8267162, 14 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/8267162
Review Article

Traffic Adaptive MAC Protocols in Wireless Body Area Networks

Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Computing, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), 81310 Johor, Malaysia

Correspondence should be addressed to Farhan Masud; moc.liamg@tcatnoc.nahraf

Received 18 July 2016; Accepted 19 October 2016; Published 12 January 2017

Academic Editor: Dario Bruneo

Copyright © 2017 Farhan Masud et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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