[Novalug] OT? : sleep apnea devices

Beartooth beartooth@Beartooth.Info
Sat Aug 27 17:10:09 EDT 2011


On Sat, 27 Aug 2011, Fredrik Nyman wrote:

> Pulse oximetry (SpO2) is an extremely common medical application for
> microcontrollers, so you should be able to find reference designs from
> most any of the big MCU vendors.  TI definitely has it.
>
> And no, a pulse oximeter doesn't necessarily need an OS.  You could
> implement it as a simple data logger recording to flash or
> transmitting the data wirelessly or just do some math on the measured
> data and displaying the results on a LCD.

 	I can believe that; but how about the CPAP and APAP 
machines I linked to??

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