EEE 431

Course Code: EEE 431
Course Name:
Biomedical Instrumentation
Credit Hours:
Detailed Syllabus:

Human body: Cells and physiological systems. Bioelectricity: Genesis and characteristics. Measurement of bio-signals: Ethical issues, transducers, amplifiers and filters. Electrocardiogram: Electrocardiography, phono-cardiograph, vector cardiograph, analysis and interpretation of cardiac signals, cardiac pacemakers and defibrillator. Blood pressure: Systolic, diastolic mean pressure, electronic manometer, detector circuits and practical problems in pressure monitoring. Blood flow measurement: Plethymography and electromagnetic flow
meter. Measurement and interpretation: Electroencephalogram, cerebral angiograph and cronical X-ray. Brain scans. Electromayogram (EMG). Tomography: Positron emission tomography and computer tomography. Magnetic resonance imaging. Ultrasonography. Patient monitoring system and medical telemetry. Effect of electromagnetic fields on human body.