Many diseases and intoxications are accompanied by characteristic odors, and their recognition can provide diagnostic clues, which in turn may aid in planning a therapy. Arrays of gas and odor sensors, made from different technologies, are finding their way into a variety of specialized applications. This article reviews some clinical applications where this technology can be applied to noninvasive monitoring of patients.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||The international journal of lower extremity wounds|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2005|
- Clinical applications
- Electronic nose
- Gas and odor sensing
- Sensor arrays