Application of near-infrared spectroscopy in human elite freedivers while deepdiving on a single breath hold

Alexander Ruesch*, J. Chris McKnight, Eric Mulder, Jingyi Wu, Steve Balfour, Barbara G. Shinn-Cunningham, Erika Schagatay, Jana M. Kainerstorfer

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Abstract

Near-infrared spectroscopy was used to observe the cerebral hemodynamic response of freedivers during single breath-hold training dives. We observed variability in hemodynamic progression, and heartbeat shape changes with diving depth.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings European Conferences on Biomedical Optics 2021 (ECBO)
Subtitle of host publication20-24 June 2021, Munich, Germany
PublisherThe Optical Society
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
ISBN (Print)9781943580958
Publication statusPublished - 24 Jun 2021
Event2021 European Conferences on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2021 - Virtual, Online, Germany
Duration: 20 Jun 202124 Jun 2021

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Print)2162-2701

Conference

Conference2021 European Conferences on Biomedical Optics, ECBO 2021
Country/TerritoryGermany
CityVirtual, Online
Period20/06/2124/06/21

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