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Backing Materials and Electrode Designs

Escalona, OJ and Mcadams, ET (1991) Backing Materials and Electrode Designs. Innovation et Technologie en Biologie et Medecine, 12 (1). pp. 57-63. [Journal article]

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Adhesive backings play an important role in both the mechanical and electrical performance of an electrode for a given monitoring application. The relative advantages and disadvantages of the various backings commonly used are presented. The use of different backing sizes, shapes and adhesives is discussed. The electrode requirements for various monitoring applications are specified and suitable electrode designs suggested.

Item Type:Journal article
Keywords:Electrodes, ECG Monitoring, Biocompatibility, Bio-impedance, Electrode-Skin Interface, Electrolytic Gel.
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)
ID Code:29981
Deposited By: Professor Omar Escalona
Deposited On:10 Feb 2016 11:21
Last Modified:10 Feb 2016 11:21

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