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The Use of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy in Measuring General Autonomic Arousal

Coyle, S. and Ward, T. and Markham, C. and Roche, B. and McDarby, G. and McLoone, S. (2003) The Use of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy in Measuring General Autonomic Arousal. In: World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, 2003, Sydney, Australia.

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Abstract

The use of electrodermal activity (EDA) has become the most widely used measure in psychophysiological studies and has been identified as perhaps the best general index of autonomic activity [Dawson et al 1990]. Recent work in near-infrared (NIR) technology, however, has made possible the development of another psychophysiological recording device that may match EDA as a general index of autonomic arousal.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Keywords: Near-Infrared Spectroscopy; Measuring General Autonomic Arousal;
Subjects: Science & Engineering > Electronic Engineering
Item ID: 1449
Depositing User: Dr Tomas Ward
Date Deposited: 18 Jun 2009 15:20
Refereed: Yes
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