Departmental Papers (CIS)

Date of this Version

1-9-2014

Document Type

Conference Paper

Comments

15th IEEE International Symposium on High Assurance Systems Engineering (HASE 2014), Miami, Florida, USA, January 9 - 11, 2014.

Abstract

Alarms are essential for medical systems in order to ensure patient safety during deteriorating clinical situations and inevitable device malfunction. As medical devices are connected together to become interoperable, alarms become crucial part in making them high-assurance, in nature. Traditional alarm systems for interoperable medical devices have been patient-centric. In this paper, we introduce the need for an alarm system that focuses on the correct functionality of the interoperability architecture itself, along with several considerations and design challenges in enabling them.

Subject Area

CPS Medical

Publication Title

15th IEEE International Symposium on High Assurance Systems Engineering (HASE 2014)

First Page

247

Last Page

248

DOI

10.1109/HASE.2014.45

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Date Posted: 06 February 2014

This document has been peer reviewed.