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A recording made by a ballistocardiograph.

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Noun1.ballistocardiogram - a graphical recording made by a ballistocardiograph
checkup, health check, medical, medical checkup, medical exam, medical examination - a thorough physical examination; includes a variety of tests depending on the age and sex and health of the person
graph, graphical record - a visual representation of the relations between certain quantities plotted with reference to a set of axes
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n. balistocardiograma, registro fotográfico del volumen sistólico para calcular el volumen por minuto.
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Kawashima, "Artifact reduction for EEG/fMRI recording: nonlinear reduction of ballistocardiogram artifacts," Clinical Neurophysiology, vol.
[3] Recently, modern signal processing techniques have allowed experimental errors in the ballistocardiogram technique to be greatly reduced, and BCG's are now often used in a medical context according to David M.
At Quanttus, a startup in Cambridge, Massachusetts, researchers are building a wrist-worn device to track heart rate, respiration, and blood pressure by way of ballistocardiogram, which uses a sensor to measure the itty-bitty movements of your body every time your heart pumps blood.