Blood Pressure Determination using the Pulse Transit Time: Validation of the Method and Application in Sleep Medicine

Patzak, Andreas

Tags Pulse transit timeArterial pressureSleep apnea

Continuous blood pressure (BP) measurement allows the detection of short-fluctuations of BP. This is particularly important for night time...

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Cuff-Less BP Measure from the Pulse Transit Time: What Clinical Role? Validation According to a Protocol of the European Society of Hypertension

Parati, Gianfranco ;   Zorzi, Cristina ;   Giuli, Valentina ;   Torlasco, Camilla ;   Ochoa, Juan Eugenio ;   Di Rienzo, Marco ;   Bilo, Grzegorz

Tags Pulse transit timeArterial pressure

The present study aimed to evaluate the accuracy of a non-invasive continuous blood pressure monitor (the Somnotouchâ„¢ NIBP) according to...

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Pulse Transit Time, Pulse Wave Velocity and Pulse Contour: Derived Features and Clinical Relevance

Avolio, Alberto P

Tags Arterial pressurePulse wave velocityHemodynamics

Pulse wave velocity (PWV) is a fundamental parameter of arterial wave propagation phenomena, determined by the pulse transit time (PTT) over...

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Pulse Transit Time: Measurement of Cuff-Less Blood Pressure and Related Vascular Indices

Poon, Carmen CY

Tags Pulse transit timeCardiovascular modelsPatient specific approaches to treatment of heat dieseae

The use of pulse transit time (PTT) to estimate blood pressure (BP) continuously and without a cuff is controversial. The underlying principle...

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Review of the Pulse Transit Time-Blood Pressure Relationship

Mukkamala, Ramakrishna ;   Hahn, Jin-Oh

Tags Pulse wave velocityArterial pressure

Pulse transit time (PTT) represents a potential approach for cuff-less blood pressure (BP) monitoring. The PTT-BP relationship is reviewed to...

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