NAVA Research

Diaphragm Electrical Activity

Christer Sinderby

Diaphragm Electrical Activity: Post 1

Post 1: The basics About the EAdi blog Having spent my career on topics involving the acquisition, processing, physiology, and ...
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Christer Sinderby

Diaphragm Electrical Activity: Post 2

Post 2: Acquisition and processing of the EAdi signal The EAdi signal processing is a fascinating area of development where ...
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Christer Sinderby

Diaphragm Electrical Activity: Post 3

Post 3: Physiological interpretation of the diaphragm electrical activity (EAdi) waveform. Breathing is an extremely complex process and we are ...
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Christer Sinderby

Diaphragm Electrical Activity: Post 4

Post 4: Esophageal vs. Surface EMG measurements Introduction Electrical activity (also referred to as the electromyogram - EMG) of respiratory ...
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Clinical Implementation of NAVA

Leo Heunks

Use of NAVA in Clinical Practice: “The Nijmegen Experience”

Introduction The Radboud University Nijmegen Medical center is a 1000-bed teaching hospital with 35-bed adult ICU. Our ICU offers a ...
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Edi and NAVA Publications

Jennifer Beck

Year in Review (2016)

Prepared by Jennifer Beck, revised February 15, 2017 To date, 271 publications have described the science of NAVA and Edi ...
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Jennifer Beck

Year In Review (2015)

In 2015, there were 39 publications on PUBMED, including 24 original scientific papers, 4 case reports, 3 editorials, and 8 ...
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Jennifer Beck

Year In Review (2014)

To begin, a graphical presentation of the publications (PUBMED) over the years (revised December 11, 2014) During the past year, ...
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Jennifer Beck

Year in Review (2013) NAVA and Edi Monitoring

Happy 2014! May this year be filled with new science and improvements in mechanical ventilation!  In 2013, nearly the same ...
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Jennifer Beck

Growth of NAVA Over the Years: Post 2

It’s the end of 2012 and we have reached 34 publications about Edi technology and/or NAVA. (A recount of 2011 ...
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Jennifer Beck

Publications List (updated December 28, 2012)

Sinderby C., Ingvarsson P., Sullivan L., Wickström I., Lindström L. The role of the diaphragm in trunk extension in tetraplegia, ...
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Jennifer Beck

Growth of NAVA Over the Years: Post 1

They say it can take up to 30 years between the time a product is “invented” to the time it ...
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Patient Ventilator Interaction

Christer Sinderby

Patient Ventilator Interaction: Post 2

Post 2: Timing of assist As mentioned in my previous blog on patient ventilator interaction: “Patient ventilator interaction has generally ...
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Christer Sinderby

Patient Ventilator Interaction: Post 1

Post 1: Proportionality and NAVA level Patient ventilator interaction has generally two dimensions: timing of assist (temporal interaction) and magnitude ...
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Archives

Online EMG Quantification 1995

On-Line EMG Quantification of Diaphram Fatigue and Activation (1995)

A presentation of a new system for on-line monitoring of diaphram EMG and respiratory mechanics. By Dr. Christer Sinderby, Dr ...
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