We introduce a new mathematical model for a thermal clearance probe for the measurement of skin blood flow. It is concluded that the technique is more sensitive to differences in the thermal conductivity of the skin than to differences in blood flow. The depth of measurement is also considered.
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||IMA Journal of Mathematics Applied in Medicine and Biology|
|Publication status||Published - 1984|
- Body Temperature Regulation
- Models, Biological
- Regional Blood Flow
- Skin Temperature