Schreiner, C, Catherwood, P, Anderson, JMCC and McLaughlin, JAD (2010) Blood Oxygen Level Measurement with a chest-based Pulse Oximetry Prototype System. In: Computing in Cardiology, Belfast. EMB. 4 pp. [Conference contribution]
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This paper presents a prototyped novel chest-based Pulse Oximetry system, and reports on test results from comparative trials with a commercially available finger-based Pulse Oximetry system using several human subjects. The system was iteratively optimized through adjustment of optical component alignment (angular position, component distance, photosensitive area etc.) and through fine-tuning of LED intensity and receiver sensitivity. This work is significant and timely as it provides compelling evidence that SpO2 measurements from the chest offer a genuine commercial solution for bedside and ambulatory vital-signs monitoring.
|Item Type:||Conference contribution (Poster)|
|Faculties and Schools:||Faculty of Computing & Engineering|
Faculty of Computing & Engineering > School of Engineering
|Research Institutes and Groups:||Engineering Research Institute|
Engineering Research Institute > Nanotechnology & Integrated BioEngineering Centre (NIBEC)
|Deposited By:||Dr Philip Catherwood|
|Deposited On:||02 Dec 2010 15:39|
|Last Modified:||24 Jun 2011 08:48|
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