Pulse wave velocity measurement with soft-polymer Optical Fibers for Wearable Continuous Blood Pressure Monitoring

Alessio Stefani, Ivan D. Rukhlenko, Rebecca H. Ward, Joseph Prinable, Maryanne C.J. Large, Simon C. Fleming

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Abstract

Soft-polymer fibers allow strong conformal contact with the skin and are extremely sensitive for deformation, despite high propagation loss. This enables pulse wave velocities measurements. Blood pressure can then be inferred using the Moens-Kortweg model.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of 2020 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim
Number of pages2
PublisherIEEE Computer Society Press
Publication dateAug 2020
Article number9256061
ISBN (Electronic)9780646825045
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2020
Event2020 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim - Sydney, Australia
Duration: 3 Aug 20205 Aug 2020

Conference

Conference2020 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim
Country/TerritoryAustralia
CitySydney
Period03/08/202005/08/2020
Series2020 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim, CLEO-PR 2020 - Proceedings

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