Comparison Between the Respiratory Inductance Plethysmography Signal Derivative and the Airflow Signal

  • André Eberhard
  • Pascale Calabrese
  • Pierre Baconnier
  • Gila Benchetrit
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 499)


The use of respiratory inductance plethysmography (RIP) for measurement of breathing is appealing not only because of its noninvasive nature but also because it provides rib cage and abdomen cross sectional area changes.


Tidal Volume Forced Vital Capacity Flow Signal Differential Pressure Transducer Derivative Signal 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • André Eberhard
    • 1
  • Pascale Calabrese
    • 2
  • Pierre Baconnier
    • 3
  • Gila Benchetrit
    • 4
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Modélisation et CalculUniversité Joseph Fourier, GrenobleFrance
  2. 2.Physiologie Respiratoire Expérimentale, Théorique et AppliquéeUniversité Joseph Fourier, GrenobleFrance
  3. 3.Physiologie Respiratoire Expérimentale, Théorique et AppliquéeUniversité Joseph Fourier, GrenobleFrance
  4. 4.Laboratoire de Modélisation et CalculUniversité Joseph FourierGrenoble Cedex 9France

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