Aims & Scope


ETSN is an international refereed journal dedicated to publishing state-of-the-art research in the field of e-health applications in telecommunication systems and networks. The journal focuses on systems, algorithms, and applications of e-health and medical telecommunications. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy. ETSN publishes original research as well as review papers in the following areas:


  • · Biomedical communications
  • · Biomedical sensors and instrumentation
  • · Biomedical signal processing
  • · Body area and sensor networks
  • · Clinical ICT application
  • · Collaborative technologies in e-health and telemedicine systems
  • · Consumer health informatics
  • · E-health and m-health systems
  • · E-health in public health
  • · Grids
  • · Healthcare applications
  • · Healthcare information systems
  • · Healthcare systems and services in transition: e-health, telemedicine and conditions for innovation
  • · Medical informatics
  • · Patient pathways and coordinated care
  • · Prevention and self-management
  • · Security and privacy issues of e-health systems
  • · Wearable sensors and systems
  • · Wireless communications and mobility

  • We are also interested in:

    1) Short Reports – 2-5 page papers where an author can present either preliminary data or an idea with theoretical background but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper or preliminary data;

    2) Book Reviews – Comments and critiques.