B1.1 - Pressure Measurement by Medical Devices and within Medical Devices

Raymond Glocker
There exist lots of historical pressure units as bar, atm., mmWs, but allowed today in SI = Système International d'unités are only Pascal, Newton/m!, exception for medicine: also the pressure unit mm Hg is allowed. A further difference which will show up in medical applications shall be mentioned: the word “monitoring” means in technical applications: to observe a situation for any changes which may occur over time. In medicine, it also means that, but in...