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A method for detecting apnea by sampling a voltage waveform representative of respiration at regular intervals and calculating the instantaneous voltage differences at alternate sample points, and comparing the magnitude of each difference voltage so calculated against a "threshold" value determined to be the minimum value consistent with normal respiration activity.

Title
Method of monitoring patient respiration and predicting apnea therefrom
Application Number
6/275343
Publication Number
4365636
Application Date
June 19, 1981
Publication Date
December 28, 1982
Inventor
Kent R Barker
Cottage Grove
MN, US
Assignee
Medicon
MN, US
IPC
A61B 5/08
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