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Means and methods for measuring heat flux between a living body and an ambient atmosphere and for generating information related thereto. Means include a heat pipe configuration comprising at least one heat conduit in thermal communication with a heat flux sensor and a surface of a living body. Methods include employing such a heat pipe configuration. Heat pipe configuration may be used in a device included in a system for detecting, monitoring and reporting human physiological information.

Title
System for monitoring health, wellness and fitness having a method and apparatus for improved measurement of heat flow
Application Number
9/822890
Publication Number
6595929 (B2)
Application Date
March 30, 2001
Publication Date
July 22, 2003
Inventor
Vanessa Sica
Pittsburgh
PA, US
Mark Zaremsky
Pittsburgh
PA, US
Scott K Boehmke
Wexford
PA, US
Christopher D Kasabach
Pittsburgh
PA, US
John L Moss
Monroeville
PA, US
John M Stivoric
Pittsburgh
PA, US
Agent
Metz Lewis
US
Agent
Barry I Friedman
US
Assignee
BodyMedia
PA, US
IPC
A61B 5/00
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