Merit Sensor (South Jordan, UT) offers the BP Series pressure sensors for disposable medical applications that is compliant with AAMI BP22 specifications for blood pressure monitoring. The sensors use a piezoresistive Wheatstone bridge in a design that anodically bonds glass to a chemically etched silicon diaphragm. The sensors incorporate a proprietary Sentium® technology to provide an operating temperature range from -40 to 150°C.

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This article first appeared in the November, 2009 issue of Medical Design Briefs Magazine.

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