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Effects of Ready-to-Wear Sizing Conventions on Sensor Placement for Medical Wearable Sensing1

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Linsey A. Griffin, Lucy E. Dunne

Department of Design, Housing, and Apparel,
University of Minnesota,
Minneapolis, MN 55455

DOI: 10.1115/1.4033170Manuscript received March 1, 2016; final manuscript received March 17, 2016; published online May 12, 2016. Editor: William Durfee.

J. Med. Devices 10(2), 020939 (May 12, 2016) (2 pages) Paper No: MED-16-1144; doi: 10.1115/1.4033170 History: Received March 01, 2016; Revised March 17, 2016

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Fig. 1

Men’s front measurement comparison: ansur data with original and recentered ASTM size ranges

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Fig. 2

Men’s front horizontal and vertical body spread compared to ASTM spread grade

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Fig. 3

Visualization of the effect of anthropometric variability in length of the ansur population on placement of an ECG electrode in the “36” size garment across population quartiles (dashed line indicates level of electrode on shirt in the standard size, dot above or below the line indicates the expected anatomical location of electrode)




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