Dr Sheikh Mohammed Shariful Islam

Institute: Deakin University
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Current Project

Information technology supported Smart Home system for patients with Heart Failure.

This Fellowship will enable me to develop an innovative program of work using information technologies for supporting people with heart failure.

Heart failure poses an enormous health and economic burden in Australia and globally, with around 300,000 Australians living with chronic heart failure, costing Australia more than $1 billion per year.…

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Current Project

Wearable blood pressure monitoring devices to improve blood pressure control.

High blood pressure is the most significant risk factor for cardiovascular disease including heart attack, stroke, heart failure, and kidney failure. Around 6 million Australians have high blood pressure and 23% remain uncontrolled despite receiving treatment.

Blood pressure control is a major public health challenge in Australia. A slight reduction in…

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