Backing Materials and Electrode Designs

OJ Escalona, ET Mcadams

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abstract

Adhesive backings play an important role in both the mechanical and electrical performance of an electrode for a given monitoring application. The relative advantages and disadvantages of the various backings commonly used are presented. The use of different backing sizes, shapes and adhesives is discussed. The electrode requirements for various monitoring applications are specified and suitable electrode designs suggested.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)57-63
JournalInnovation et Technologie en Biologie et Medecine
Volume12
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 15 Feb 1991

Keywords

  • Electrodes
  • ECG Monitoring
  • Biocompatibility
  • Bio-impedance
  • Electrode-Skin Interface
  • Electrolytic Gel.

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Backing Materials and Electrode Designs'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this