Risk and the Internet of Things: Damocles, Pythia, or Pandora?
conference contributionposted on 2023-05-23, 12:44 authored by Showell, C
The Internet of Things holds great promise for healthcare, but also embodies a number of risks. This analysis suggests that the risks are as yet poorly delineated (having features in common with the oracle Pythia, and with Pandora and her box), and that adopting the precautionary principle is appropriate.
Publication titleStudies in Health Technology and Informatics 221: Proceedings of the EFMI Special Topic Conference 2016 - Transforming Healthcare with the Internet of Things
EditorsJ Hofdijk, B Seroussi, C Lovis, F Ehrler, F Sieverink, A Ugon, M Mercigonja-Szekeres
Department/SchoolSchool of Information and Communication Technology
PublisherIOS Press BV
Place of publicationNetherlands
Event titleTransforming Healthcare with the Internet of Things
Event VenueParis, France
Date of Event (Start Date)2016-04-17
Date of Event (End Date)2016-04-19
Rights statementCopyright The Authors and IOS Press. Published under Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License.