barostat


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barostat

(ˈbærəʊˌstæt)
n
(General Physics) a device for maintaining constant pressure, such as one used in an aircraft cabin
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The temperature was controlled at 298 K or 453 K using the Andersen thermostat (49) and pressure was maintained around 1 atm using the Berendsen barostat (50).
The newly cleared Barostat software option extends the FDA cleared uses for the EndoFLIP system beyond measurements taken during gastric band and sleeve gastrectomy bariatric surgery procedures, to now include pressure and dimension measurements taken in the esophagus and as an adjunct to other methods in the comprehensive evaluation of patients with symptoms consistent with esophageal sensory hypersensitivity.
Animals were administrated with test drugs, and after an equilibration period intrabag pressure was increased with 2-mmHg increments every 3 min, starting from the minimal distending pressure up to 16 mmHg without deflating the barostat bag at each pressure step.