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Soft textile electrodes for EEG monitoring
University of Borås. (School of Engineering)
Salhgrenska University Hospital. (Institution for CLinical Neurophysiology)
2010 (English)Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

There is a need for long term monitoring of the brain during intensive care. This is e.g. the case for newborn babies that have been exposed to hypoxia during delivery. Electroencephalography (EEG) is the technique of choice. To get a clear and detailed view of the brain activity a large number of EEG electrodes should be used. Applying traditional electrodes one by one is a time-consuming and technically demanding work and therefore electrode caps are sometimes used. The existing caps have however been found to be suboptimal for long term monitoring because they may induce too high a pressure on the scalp of the babies. We have tested three different types of textile electrodes with regard to their potential use for EEG monitoring. The results show that soft conducting textile materials can indeed be used for EEG monitoring.

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IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society , 2010. 1-4 p.
Keyword [en]
biomedical electrodes, electroencephalography, patient care, patient monitoring, textiles, EEG monitoring, brain activity, electrode caps, hypoxia, intensive care, long term monitoring, soft conducting textile materials, soft textile electrodes
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Medical Laboratory and Measurements Technologies Clinical Medicine Neurology
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URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-74138DOI: 10.1109/ITAB.2010.5687755Scopus ID: 2-s2.0-79951613367ISBN: 978-1-4244-6559-0 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-74138DiVA: diva2:489156
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10th IEEE International Conference on Information Technology and Applications in Biomedicine (ITAB), 2010
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