Dunsmuir, Dustin

The Performance of a Mobile Phone Respiratory Rate Counter Compared to the WHO ARI Timer.

Publication Date: 
Mar 25, 2016

OBJECTIVE: To compare the accuracy and efficiency of the respiratory rate (RR) RRate mobile application to the WHO ARI Timer.

Improving the accuracy and efficiency of respiratory rate measurements in children using mobile devices.

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Publication Date: 
Jun 12, 2014

The recommended method for measuring respiratory rate (RR) is counting breaths for 60 s using a timer. This method is not efficient in a busy clinical setting. There is an urgent need for a robust, low-cost method that can help front-line health care workers to measure RR quickly and accurately.

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