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Application of Sociometers in the Emergency Department1

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Renaldo Blocker, Denny Yu, Hunter Hawthorne, Mustafa Sir, Susan Hallbeck, Kalyan Pasupathy

Department of Health Sciences Research,
Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN 55905

Thomas Hellmich, David Nestler

Department of Emergency Medicine,
Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, MN 55905

DOI: 10.1115/1.4033287Manuscript received March 1, 2016; final manuscript received March 18, 2016; published online May 12, 2016. Editor: William Durfee.

J. Med. Devices 10(2), 020964 (May 12, 2016) (2 pages) Paper No: MED-16-1184; doi: 10.1115/1.4033287 History: Received March 01, 2016; Revised March 18, 2016

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Fig. 1

Representative plot illustrating body movement over a shift in the ED for one participant

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Boxplot of interactions between EP and the base station out as percentage of total shift

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