Ensuring the security and privacy of information in mobile health-care communication systems

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Adesina, Ademola O.; Agbele, Kehinde K.; Februarie, Ronald; Abidoye, Ademola P.; Nyongesa, Henry O.;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Academy of Science of South Africa
  • Journal: South African Journal of Science (issn: 0038-2353, eissn: 1996-7489)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4102/sajs.v107i9/10.508
  • Subject: Q1-390 | H | Q | digital watermarking | security | Social sciences (General) | H1-99 | Science (General) | steganography | Social Sciences | Science | mobile devices | electronic patient records | health care

The sensitivity of health-care information and its accessibility via the Internet and mobile technology systems is a cause for concern in these modern times. The privacy, integrity and confidentiality of a patient’s data are key factors to be considered in the transmiss... View more
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