Peoplesmart

 

(57) Abstract:

The invention relates to medicine, namely to devices for functional diagnostics, and can be used for studies of Central and peripheral blood circulation. The technical result is to increase the accuracy of diagnosis. The device comprises a generator of sinusoidal current, the current electrodes a lowpass filter and two channels, each of which includes two potentiometric electrode and cascaded amplifier high frequency, detector and amplifier peoplesmart. In each of the channels introduced the device of the sample-hold circuit comparison and analog myCitadel, and the amplifier output peoplesmart connected to one input of the analog vicites and to a storage input of the sample-hold, the output of which is connected to the input of the low pass filter and a comparison circuit connected with the control input of the sample-and-hold. 1 Il.

The invention relates to medicine, namely to devices for functional diagnostics, and can be used for studies of Central and peripheral blood circulation.

The closest In for blood flow studies by tetrapolar impedance measurement method [1]. The device comprises a generator of sinusoidal current with frequency of 40 kHz, the current from which is fed to the sensed area of the body via the current electrodes, common to both channels. Measurement of impedances are two identical channels, each of which contains two potentiometric electrode and cascaded amplifier of high frequency, linear detector, amplifier peoplesmart, passive high-pass filter, which represents a differentiating RC-circuit to filter the DC component of the signal, and an active lowpass filter, which is the output of "REO".

The principal disadvantage of this device are made by the high-pass filter distortion is manifested in the change in the shape (morphology) curve rogramme and, accordingly, the low accuracy of the measurement of its amplitude characteristics that reduce the quality of diagnostics. Increasing the filter time constant T - RC to a value of 3 seconds reduces insertion errors, but delays the setting time curve rogramme about "zero", isoelectric level up to 12-15 seconds, which makes it almost impossible to work with the device. Reduction of the time constant less than 2-3 seconds reduces torenia two contradictory conditions: undistorted transmission possibly the lowest frequencies and the rapid establishment of a curve rogramme about isoelectric level.

The technical result of the invention is to improve the measurement accuracy and, accordingly, the quality of diagnosis due to the fact that rogramme has no distortion starting with almost zero frequency and the time of its establishment near the zero level is hundredths of seconds.

The technical result is achieved due to the fact that the device comprises a generator of sinusoidal current, which is loaded on the current electrodes common to the two channels, each of which includes two potentiometric electrode and cascaded amplifier of high frequency, linear detector, amplifier peoplesmart, and active lowpass filter, which is the output of "REO". The new device is that in each of the channels in series with the amplifier peoplesmart instead of the high-pass filter introduced the device of the sample-hold circuit comparison and analog myCitadel, and the amplifier output peoplesmart connected to one input of the analog vicites and to a storage input of the sample - hold, the output of which is submitted to another input of the analog myCitadel, the output of which is connected to the input of the lowpass filter and the comparison circuit, the second circuit device.

It comprises a generator 1 sinusoidal high frequency voltage, the output of which is connected to the pair of electrodes 2, called current. The other two pairs of electrodes 3, called potentiometric connected to the inputs of two channels, each of which contains cascaded amplifiers 4 high frequency detectors 5 and the amplifier 6 plethysmogram, the outputs of which are connected sample - hold 7, the comparison circuit 8 and the analog myCitadel 9, the outputs of which are connected to filters 10 of the lower frequencies, which is the output terminal for curve rogramme (outputs "REO").

The device operates as follows.

The patient superimposed electrodes 2 and 3 by the method of tetrapolar rheography. When applying the excitation current generated by the generator 1, by volume conductor, which is formed by the body of the patient, the potentiometric electrodes 3 creates a potential difference proportional to the total electrical resistance (impedance) volume conduction. Amplifiers 4 high frequency each of the channels amplify the voltage drop, and the output of the detectors 5 appears a voltage proportional to the base impedances of the respective areas of teoi pulse wave of blood and respiratory wave of the patient. The voltage outputs of the amplifiers 6 plethysmogram remembered devices sample-hold 7 and "shift" level output voltage analog vychitala 9, which allows to maintain the voltage at the input filter 10 of the lower frequencies in the linear area. In the care of these stresses beyond linear zones, fire of the comparison circuit 8, in a device of the sample-hold 7 writes the new value of the shear stress and curve rogramme returns to the center line zone on isoelectric level. Thus, when the lower frequency bandwidth is practically zero, there is an automatic compensation of the DC component of the input signal, and the settling time curve rogramme about isoelectric value is 10-15 milliseconds.

During medical tests peoplesmart, confirmed the absence of frequency and phase distortion rogramme starting with frequencies of the order of thousandths Hz when the speed setting curve rogramme in the linear zone of the recording device within hundredths of a second, resulting in increased accuracy of measurements became possible undistorted registration of changes of blood flow cent. M. I. Gurevich and other Impedance realtystore. Kyiv. Naukova Dumka, 1982, S. 103, Fig. 59.

Peoplesmart comprising a generator of sinusoidal high frequency voltage, the output of which is connected to the pair of current electrodes, a lowpass filter and two channels, each of which has two input terminals connected to respective pairs of potentiometric electrodes, and connected in series amplifier high frequency, detector, and amplifier peoplesmart, characterized in that each of the channels introduced the device of the sample-hold circuit comparison and analog myCitadel, and the amplifier output peoplesmart connected to one input of the analog vicites and entrance to a storage device of the sample-hold the output of which is connected with another input of the analog myCitadel, the output of which is connected to the input of the lowpass filter and the comparison circuit, also connected with the control input of the sample-and-hold.

 

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