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4th unit in metrology
4th unit in metrology

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Blood Pressure and FlowMeasurements
S-108.4010Licentiate Course in MeasurementScience and Technology
   I  n  v  a  s   i  v  e   N  o  n  -   I  n  v  a  s   i  v  e
Blood PressureBlood Flow
Palpatory Method
(Riva-Rocci Method)
 Auscultatory Method
Ultrasonic Method
Oscillometric Method
Sensor Intravascular Sensor 
Ultrasound Doppler 
Laser Doppler FlowmetryDye Dilution MethodThermal Dilution MethodStrain Gage Plethysmography
Electric-Impedance Plethysmogr.
Photoelectric PlethysmographyRadioisotopesThermal Convection ProbesGeneral onSystem Parameters
Blood Pressure (1)
One of the oldest physiological measurementsOriginates from the heartValue depends on 3 factors:cardiac output
diameter of arteries
the quantity of bloodCommonly refers to arterial blood pressureValues should be lower than 120 / 80 mmHg
(systolic pressure (SP) / diastolic pressure (DP))
peripheralresistanceObservation of blood pressure allows
dynamic tracking of pathology and physiology affecting to the cardiovascular system 
which has profoundeffects to all other organs of the body

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