• sensitivity
  • In these patients, repetitive nocturnal OSA-related surges in BP, associated with recurrent hypoxia, arousals from sleep, activation of the sympathetic nervous system and impaired baroreflex sensitivity (BRS) for heart rate, could contribute to the development or progression of hypertension 8 , 9 . (ersjournals.com)
  • oscillation
  • During inspiration the cross-sectional area of the rib cage and abdomen increases altering the self-inductance of the coils and the frequency of their oscillation, with the increase in cross-sectional area proportional to lung volumes. (wikipedia.org)