Definition of oximetry in English:

oximetry

noun

  • See oximeter

    • ‘Patients were monitored with continuous ECG and finger pulse oximetry.’
    • ‘Vital signs, pulse oximetry and cardiorespiratory status were monitored throughout the procedure.’
    • ‘The patient's blood pressure, pulse oximetry, and ECG must be assessed preoperatively and monitored throughout the procedure.’
    • ‘Fetal pulse oximetry was developed as a less traumatic and invasive method of assessing fetal oxygenation.’
    • ‘Oxygen saturation should be assessed by pulse oximetry in children with respiratory distress, significant tachypnea, or pallor.’