Other Systems

breathing sensor picture Other documents about systems and instrumentation related to our radiation research, such as the resparitory motion synchroniser (left), and the lung function plethysmograph (right). plethysmograph picture

Further Reading

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Respiratory motion synchroniser in magnetic resonance imaging

The breathing of the live subject is an interfering effect when imaging. This device measures the breathing cycle and helps to isolate the still period for optimised imaging.

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Lung function plethysmograph

A device for monitoring lung function through air pressure variations.