- an instrument for recording the rapidity, strength, and uniformity of the arterial pulse.
Origin of sphygmograph
Examples from the Web for sphygmograph
Historical Examples of sphygmograph
Marey's sphygmograph was not the first instrument of its kind.Experiments on Animals
A sphygmograph stood upon the table, and a gasometer-like engine, which was new to Dr. Ripley, in the corner.The Doctor's Red Lamp
A sphygmograph stood upon the table and a gasometer-like engine, which was new to Doctor Ripley, in the corner.The Man from Archangel
A. Conan Doyle
- med an instrument for making a recording (sphygmogram) of variations in blood pressure and pulse
- An instrument for graphically recording the form, strength, and variations of the arterial pulse.