pneumograph

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pneu·mo·graph

 (no͞o′mə-grăf′, nyo͞o′-) also pneu·mat·o·graph (no͞o-măt′ə-grăf′, nyo͞o-)
n.
A device for recording the force and speed of chest movements during respiration.

pneu′mo·graph′ic adj.

pneumograph

(ˈnjuːməˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf)
n
(Medicine) med an instrument for making a record (pneumogram) of respiratory movements

pneu•mo•graph

(ˈnu məˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf, ˈnyu-)

n.
a device for recording graphically the respiratory movements of the thorax.
[1875–80]
pneu`mo•graph′ic (-ˈgræf ɪk) adj.
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There are two pneumographic sensors to register breathing, a standard blood pressure cuff for changes in blood volume, and finger electrodes for electrodermal activity.
Less subtle abnormalities include cerebral infarction and EEG, BAER, and ultrasonographic or pneumographic abnormalities (Chasnoff, Hevet, Kletter, & Kaplan, 1989; Dixon & Bejar, 1989; Doberczak, Shanzer, Senie, & Kandall, 1989).