Pulse oximetry is a reliable, noninvasive, easy to use means of continuously determining arterial oxygen saturation in virtually any setting. This article details the historical and technical development of this monitor; reviews the literature on application, accuracy, and response; and presents an overview of future advances.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||29|
|Journal||Respiratory care clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Sep 1995|