Accession Number : ADD001110
Title : Flow Meter for Indirectly Measuring the Flow of Blood from a Blood Pump.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Joyce,James W , Jr ; Villarroel,Fernando
Report Date : 27 Feb 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : The patent is a flow meter which indirectly measures the flow of blood from a blood pump without the necessity of entering the blood stream itself to secure a measurement. The flow meter is contemplated to be utilized in conjunction with a pulsatile blood pump of the type comprising a fixed volume cavity divided by a flexible member into a first chamber filled with blood and a second chamber.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Flowmeters, Monitors, Blood flow, Mechanical organs
Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE