Parameter Selection

PWV Parameter
PT Propagation Time time delay between the opening of the aortic valve (B point in ICG) and the slope rise onset of peripheral pressure pulse wave taken in the upper leg
PWV Pulse Wave Velocity velocity of propagation of pressure pulse wave in the aorta which is calculated as PWV = d / PT whereby d is the distance between Jugulum and the middle of the thigh cuff

PWV is available in following devices: