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A NONINVASIVE MEANS FOR MONITORING RESPIRATION RATE, HEART RATE, HEART MOTION,…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
5338
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
5338
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Biorec International Inc
15502 Highway 3, Suite 220 Webster, TX 77598
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: A NONINVASIVE MEANS FOR MONITORING RESPIRATION RATE, HEART RATE, HEART MOTION, AND BODY MOVEMENTS IN A RECLINING PATIENT IS UNDER DEVELOPMENT.
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $50,000.00
 

Abstract:

A NONINVASIVE MEANS FOR MONITORING RESPIRATION RATE, HEART RATE, HEART MOTION, AND BODY MOVEMENTS IN A RECLINING PATIENT IS UNDER DEVELOPMENT. NO SENSORS ARE ATTACHED TO THE PATIENT; THE PATIENT RECLINES ON A NOVEL STATIC CHARGE SENSITIVE BED (SCSB), WHILE THE ABOVE PARAMETERS ARE MONITORED WITHOUT DIRECT CONNECTIONS TO THE PATIENT. THE PRIMARY FUNCTION OF THE SCSB IS TO MONITOR SLEEP DISORDERS, SUCH AS SLEEP APNEA. THE SPECIFIC AIM OF THIS RESEARCH PLANIS TO ASSESS THE CLINICAL UTILITY OF THE SCSB VIA CONTROLLEDEXPERIMENTS IN AN ESTABLISHED SLEEP DISORDERS RESEARCH LABORATORY. THE EXPERIMENTS WILL INVOLVE, AS SUBJECTS, ADULT PATIENTS BEING EVALUATED FOR SLEEP APNEA SYNDROME. THEY WILL SLEEP ON ONE SCSB WHILE THEY ARE UNDERGOING THE STANDARD POLYSOMNOGRAPHIC ASSESSMENT PROTOCOL.

Principal Investigator:

Peter mertens
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
7134803743

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Biorec International Inc
15502 Highway 3, Suite 220 Webster, TX 77598

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No