hemadynamometer


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hemadynamometer

 [he″mah-di″nah-mom´ĕ-ter]
an instrument for measuring blood pressure.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

hemadynamometer

Any device used to evaluate arterial blood pressure. In practice, blood pressure may be measured externally by a sphygmomanometer or intravascularly by a balloon-flotation catheter.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
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A sensor (such as a hemadynamometer, comprising scales, and a blood sugar device, hereafter simply referred to as PHD) collects personal bioinformation and then transmits the information to a gateway (such as a cell phone, a health device, and a personal computer) for the purpose of collection, display, and further transmission.