Syllectometry: the effect of aggregometer geometry in the assessment of red blood cell shape recovery and aggregation

@article{Dobbe2003SyllectometryTE,
  title={Syllectometry: the effect of aggregometer geometry in the assessment of red blood cell shape recovery and aggregation},
  author={Johannes G. G. Dobbe and Geert J. Streekstra and Jan Strackee and Marcel C. M. Rutten and Johannes M. A. Stijnen and Cornelis A. Grimbergen},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering},
  year={2003},
  volume={50},
  pages={97-106}
}
Syllectometry is a measuring method that is commonly used to assess red blood cell (RBC) aggregability. In syllectometry, light is incident on a layer of whole blood initially exposed to shear flow. The backscattered light is measured after abruptly stopping the driving mechanism. The resultant time-dependent intensity plot is called the syllectogram. Parameters that quantify RBC aggregability are obtained by analyzing the syllectogram. As we will show in this paper, the upstroke in the initial… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 21 references

Determination of specific red blood cell aggregation indices via an automated system

  • R. M. Bauersachs, R. B. Wenby, H. J. Meiselman
  • Clin. Hemorheol. , vol. 9, pp. 1–25, 1989.
  • 1989
Highly Influential
12 Excerpts

Pisharoty, “Optical transmission and reflection by blood,”IEEE

  • N.R.R.J. Zdrojkowski
  • Trans. Biomed. Eng. , vol
  • 1970
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Investigation of the aggregation and disaggregation properties of erythrocytes by light scattering measurements

  • J. Lademann, H. G. Weigmann, +4 authors N. N. Firsov
  • Laser Phys. , vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 357–362, 1999.
  • 1999
2 Excerpts

Laser - assisted optical rotational cell analyzer ( LORCA ) ; a new instrument for measurement of various structural hemorheological parameters

  • A. Bjelle N. N. Firsov, T. V. Korotaeva, A. V. Priezzhev, O. M. Ryaboshapka
  • 1994

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…