bioinstrumentation[bī′ō in′strə men tā′s̸hən]
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the use of instruments, as sensors, to detect and measure certain body functions, as of persons in spaceflight, and transmit the data to a point where it is evaluated
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- Use of instruments for the recording or transmission of physiological information, such as breathing rate or heart rate.
- The instruments so used.