• citation needed] Advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) Cardiac arrest Cardiac cycle EKG tech Cardiac monitoring Heart rate monitor Holter monitor SCP-ECG Ballistocardiography at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Gordon, J. W. (April 1877). (wikipedia.org)
  • [1] Ballistocardiography is a technique for producing a graphical representation of repetitive motions of the human body arising from the sudden ejection of blood into the great vessels with each heart beat. (wikipedia.org)
  • Finally, some unpublished research from our laboratory (presented at a scientific conference) using ballistocardiography (or seismocardiography) showed that the timing events of the heart were altered when comparing the healthy and concussion participants. (canadianchiropractor.ca)
  • This frequency range is utilized for monitoring earthquakes , charting rock and petroleum formations below the earth, and also in ballistocardiography and seismocardiography to study the mechanics of the heart. (thefullwiki.org)
  • citation needed] Advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) Cardiac arrest Cardiac cycle EKG tech Cardiac monitoring Heart rate monitor Holter monitor SCP-ECG Ballistocardiography at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Gordon, J. W. (April 1877). (wikipedia.org)
  • Ballistocardiography (BCG) allows cardiac activity to be monitored unobtrusively. (slideshare.net)
  • Ballistocardiography (BCG) has been shown to be valuable in detecting relative changes of the cardiovascular function [ 3 , 4 ] and could be a cost-effective solution to the need of assessing the cardiac and circulatory function [ 5 ]. (omicsonline.org)
  • Vogt, E., MacQuarrie, D., Neary, J.P.: Using ballistocardiography to measure cardiac performance: a brief review of its history and future significance. (springer.com)
  • The strength and drawbacks of different solutions for cardiac and respiratory assessment will be discussed, special attention will be granted to the ballistocardiography and radar ballistocardiography implementations but also to other sensing solutions cardiac assessment. (concordia.ca)
  • Noninvasive recording of movements caused by the heartbeat and the blood circulation is known as ballistocardiography.Several studies have shown the capability of a force plate to detect cardiac activity in the human body.The results are compared with the data obtained invasively during a cardiac catheterization. (nih.gov)
  • Recently, researchers have improved a technique called ballistocardiography, or BCG, that uses one or more mechanical sensors, such as an accelerometer worn on the body, to measure very small vibrations originating from the beating heart. (acoustics.org)
  • Ballistocardiography - The ballistocardiograph (BCG) is a vital sign in the 1 20 Hz frequency range which is caused by the mechanical movement of the heart and can be recorded by noninvasive methods from the surface of the body. (enacademic.com)
  • ballistocardiography - See ballistocardiograph. (enacademic.com)
  • ballistocardiograph - ballistocardiography /beuh lis toh kahr dee og reuh fee/, n. /beuh lis toh kahr dee euh graf , grahf /, n. (enacademic.com)
  • Isaac "Jack" Starr (March 6, 1895 - June 22, 1989), known as the father of ballistocardiography, was an American physician, heart disease specialist, and clinical epidemiologist notable for developing the first practical ballistocardiograph. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wearable ballistocardiography: Preliminary methods for mapping surface vibration measurements to whole body forces. (healthtap.com)
  • A. Wiens, M. Etemadi, S. Roy, L. Klein, and O. T. Inan, "Wearable ballistocardiography: Preliminary methods for mapping surface vibration measurements to whole body forces," 36th Annual IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference , Chicago, IL, 2014. (gatech.edu)
  • Tracking clinical status for heart failure patients using ballistocardiography and electrocardiography signal features. (healthtap.com)
  • Clinical Ballistocardiography. (annals.org)
  • Aetna considers auscultation jacket, ballistocardiography, optical vibrocardiography, phonocardiography, and vectorcardiography experimental and investigational because their clinical value has not been established. (aetna.com)
  • Ballistocardiography records the mechanical or functional changes related to the beating heart. (canadianchiropractor.ca)
  • The Beddit Sleep Tracker uses ballistocardiography (BCG) to measure the mechanical activity of the heart, lungs, and other body functions, a non-invasive monitoring technology that's similar to the light-based photoplethysmography the Apple Watch uses to monitor heart rate. (macrumors.com)
  • Pneumatic sensor: measures respiratory rate, heart beats via ballistocardiography and body movements across the mattress. (withings.com)
  • 1] Smith N.T., Ballistocardiography in Weissler A.M. (Ed.), Noninvasive cardiology. (tut.fi)
  • The first BCG recording was published in 1877 but the modern ballistocardiography in considered to have begun in 1936 by Isaac Starr when he built a new type of bed BCG measurement device. (tut.fi)
  • Ballistocardiography (BCG), which detects the slight physical movements the body experiences with each heart beat, has the potential to provide some of the information that ECG misses. (medgadget.com)
  • Noninvasive recording of movements caused by the heartbeat and the blood circulation is known as ballistocardiography. (nih.gov)
  • Introducing the SCA10H and SCA11H series, Ballistocardiography (BCG) sensors that are designed for continuous contact-less patient monitoring in elderly care centers, hospitals, or in the home. (medguard.ie)
  • [1] Ballistocardiography is a technique for producing a graphical representation of repetitive motions of the human body arising from the sudden ejection of blood into the great vessels with each heart beat. (wikipedia.org)
  • One such technique - ballistocardiography - stuck with me, and may be making a comeback. (kevinmd.com)
  • We use the method called ballistocardiography (BCG). (medgadget.com)
  • A practical method of ballistocardiography, easily adaptable to routine office use, is described. (ahajournals.org)
  • In the event of dynamic ballistocardiography body displacements align to an extent with shifting of the general center of body gravity. (cardiometry.net)
  • Emfit's sensors have been widely used in scientific research of ballistocardiography since early 1990's. (emfit.com)
  • These results using ballistocardiography are in agreement with the above stated results from the heart rate variability and blood pressure research. (canadianchiropractor.ca)
  • I was a research scientist doing my postgraduate studies at the Helsinki University of Technology and my research subject was ballistocardiography (BCG). (medgadget.com)