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A new method for unconstrained heart rate monitoring

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3 Author(s)
Shirouzu, S. ; Life Sci. Inst., Fukuoka, Japan ; Sugano, H. ; Hara, K.

A new method to measure heart rate, respiration and body movements without attaching a measuring device to the subjects is proposed. It is a kind of ballistocardiograph that uses optical fibers and measure changes of transmitted light intensity in an optical fiber induced by the stress-optical effect caused by the ballistocardiogram.

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Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2001. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE  (Volume:4 )

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2001