Accession Number : AD0421146

Title :   DIAGNOSTIC CRITERIA FOR SUB-CLINICAL CORONARY ARTERY DISEASES; ENGINEERING ANALYSIS OF 3-DBCG SUSPENSIONS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept., 1 July 61-30 June 62.

Corporate Author : JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV BALTIMORE MD

Report Date : 1942

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : Contents: An investigation using normals and coronary artery disease (CAD) patients of changes in the ballistocardiogram (BCG) with exercise and other variables; A combinational analysis of the diagnostic weight of various BCG features, in relation to CAD; A theoretical and experimental investigation of the distributed elastic properties of the body, in relation to its resonant properties when resting on a BCG platform; and Engineering developments associated with improving the accuracy, reliability and standardization of clinical BCG recording.

Descriptors :   (*CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM, DISEASES), ARTERIES, HEART, BALLISTOCARDIOGRAPHY, RESPIRATION, EXERCISE(PHYSIOLOGY), SMOKE, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE