Performance Assessment of a Dedicated Reflectance Pulse Oximeter in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

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Proenca, Martin
Grossenbacher, Olivier
Dasen, Stephan
Moser, Virginie
Ostojic, Daniel
Lemkaddem, Alia
Ferrario, Damien
Lemay, Mathieu
Wolf, Martin
Fauchere, Jean-Claude
The measurement of peripheral oxygen saturation (SpO2) in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) poses a significant challenge. Motion artifacts due to the patient’s limb motion induce many false alarms, which in turn cause an additional workload for the medical staff and anxiety for the parents.
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2018 40th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), Honolulu, HI (USA), pp. 1502-1505