Cuff-Less Blood Pressure Monitoring Via Pulse Transit Time: Potential and Challenges

Mukkamala, Ramakrishna

Tags Pulse wave velocityArterial pressureHemodynamics

Pulse transit time represents a potential approach for convenient, cuff-less blood pressure monitoring at low cost. However, several...

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Early Findings Exploring the Possibility of Combining Ballistocardiogram and Plethysmographic Measures from the Hand

Inan, Omer ;   Wiens, Andrew

Tags HemodynamicsPulse transit time

We present preliminary findings investigating whether ballistocardiographic (BCG) signals can be measured from the wrist or hand. BCG is a...

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Model-Based Pulse Transit Time Estimation Methods: A Review

Hahn, Jin-Oh ;   Mukkamala, Ramakrishna

Tags Pulse transit timeCardiovascular modelsCardiovascular system modeling

We review model-based methods to estimate pulse transit time. After motivating these methods, we present the methods currently reported in...

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The Need for Unobtrusive and Ubiquitous Approaches to Blood Pressure Monitoring

Pai, Vinay ;   Heetderks, William

Tags Arterial pressure

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VPG & PPG Based System for Extracting Pulse Transit Time

Mestha, Lalit, K. ;   Xu, Beilei ;   Kyal, Survi ;   Austin, Paul ;   Wen, Xuejin ;   Kehoe, Michael ;   Maeda, Patrick ;   Kulkarni, Rakesh

Tags Pulse transit timeBlood flowHRV and blood pressure monitoring

In this paper, we present highlights of a system under development for the measurement of pulse transit time and hence blood pressure that...

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