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Record 11 of 4571
Measuring Time-Averaged Blood Pressure
Author and Affiliation:
Rothman, Neil S.(Johns Hopkins University)
Abstract: Device measures time-averaged component of absolute blood pressure in artery. Includes compliant cuff around artery and external monitoring unit. Ceramic construction in monitoring unit suppresses ebb and flow of pressure-transmitting fluid in sensor chamber. Transducer measures only static component of blood pressure.
Publication Date: Dec 01, 1988
Document ID:
19880000618
(Acquired Nov 04, 1995)
Accession Number: 88B10618
Subject Category: LIFE SCIENCES
Report/Patent Number: GSC-13044
Document Type: NASA Tech Brief
Publication Information: NASA Tech Briefs (ISSN 0145-319X); 12; 11; P. 93
Publisher Information: United States
Financial Sponsor: NASA; United States
Organization Source: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; Greenbelt, MD, United States
Description: In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: No Copyright
NASA Terms: BLOOD PRESSURE; MEASURING INSTRUMENTS; PRESSURE MEASUREMENT
Availability Source: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV
Availability Notes: No additional information available: For specific technical questions contact TU Officer at Center of origin.
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