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Publication Citation: A new model of pulse oximetry: Two-dimensional pulsation

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Author(s): Shao Yang; Paul B. Batchelder; Dena M. Raley;
Title: A new model of pulse oximetry: Two-dimensional pulsation
Published: March 14, 2007
Abstract: We developed a two-dimensional pulsation model of pulse oximetry. Instead of a one-dimensional single layer as in the conventional theory, the arteries pulsate in two dimensions taking into account the effect of probing light that does not pass through the arteries. Computer simulation results based on this model agree well with human test results.
Conference: International Symposium on Innovations and Advancements in Monitoring Oxygenation and Ventilation (ISIAMOV 2007)
Proceedings: An electronic suppliment of Anesthesia and Analgesia.
Pages: 1 pp.
Location: Durham, NC
Dates: March 15-17, 2007
Keywords: blood oxygen saturation;pulse oximetry
Research Areas: Bioscience & Health
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