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Author Selyanchyn, Roman ♦ Korposh, Serhiy ♦ Wakamatsu, Shunichi ♦ Lee, Seung-Woo
Source World Health Organization (WHO)-Global Index Medicus
Content type Text
Publisher Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
File Format HTM / HTML
Language English
Difficulty Level Medium
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Chemistry & allied sciences ♦ Life sciences; biology ♦ Biochemistry ♦ Natural history of organisms ♦ Technology ♦ Medicine & health ♦ Pharmacology and therapeutics ♦ Diseases ♦ Manufacture for specific uses ♦ Precision instruments & other devices
Subject Domain (in MeSH) Eukaryota ♦ Organisms ♦ Inorganic Chemicals ♦ Organic Chemicals ♦ Heterocyclic Compounds ♦ Chemicals and Drugs ♦ Diagnosis ♦ Investigative Techniques ♦ Equipment and Supplies ♦ Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment
Subject Keyword Discipline Biotechnology ♦ Metalloporphyrins ♦ Chemistry ♦ Quartz Crystal Microbalance Techniques ♦ Respiratory Rate ♦ Physiology ♦ Biosensing Techniques ♦ Electrodes ♦ Humans ♦ Polyethylenes ♦ Quaternary Ammonium Compounds ♦ Water ♦ Metabolism ♦ Journal Article ♦ Research Support, Non-u.s. Gov't
Abstract A respiratory monitoring system based on a quartz crystal microbalance (QCM) sensor with a functional film was designed and investigated. Porphyrins 5,10,15,20-tetrakis-(4-sulfophenyl)-21H,23H-porphine (TSPP) and 5,10,15,20-tetrakis-(4-sulfophenyl)-21H, 23H-porphine manganese (III) chloride (MnTSPP) used as sensitive elements were assembled with a poly(diallyldimethyl ammonium chloride) (PDDA). Films were deposited on the QCM resonators using layer-by-layer method in order to develop the sensor. The developed system, in which the sensor response reflects lung movements, was able to track human respiration providing respiratory rate (RR) and respiratory pattern (RP). The sensor system was tested on healthy volunteers to compare RPs and calculate RRs. The operation principle of the proposed system is based on the fast adsorption/desorption behavior of water originated from human breath into the sensor films deposited on the QCM electrode.
Description Country affiliation: Japan
Author Affiliation: Selyanchyn R ( Graduate School of Environmental Engineering, The University of Kitakyushu, 1-1 Hibikino, Wakamatsu, Kitakyushu 808-0135, Japan. romanselyanchyn@gmail.com)
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Reading ♦ Research ♦ Self Learning
Interactivity Type Expositive
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2011-01-01
Publisher Place Switzerland
e-ISSN 14248220
Journal Sensors
Volume Number 11
Issue Number 1


Source: WHO-Global Index Medicus