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The monitoring, recording, and measuring of a living organism's basic physiological functions, such as heart rate, muscle activity, and body temperature, by the use of telemetry techniques.


(Medicine) the monitoring of biological functions in humans or animals by means of a miniature transmitter that sends data to a distant point to be read by electronic instruments
biotelemetric adj


(ˌbaɪ oʊ təˈlɛm ɪ tri)

the tracking or monitoring of a person or animal with the use of a telemeter.
bi`o•te•lem′e•ter, n.
bi`o•tel`e•met′ric (-ˌtɛl əˈmɛ trɪk) adj.
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In addition to PPD, Hill serves on the board of mobile health information company Biotelemetry Inc.
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This research was published September 2015 in Animal Biotelemetry.
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