BIOPAC® Systems, Inc. Logo

H34 Electrogastrogram

h34data.gif

This BSL PRO Lesson describes how to record an electrogastrogram (electrical activity from the stomach muscles) from a resting human subject.

Experimental Objectives

  1. To record EGG from a human subject using surface electrodes.
  2. Analyze the frequency of the signal using a Fast Fourier Transform.
  3. Optional: The subject will eat a meal and record the EGG signal before and after eating.

Tasks Performed by the Student

The Subject will:

Student Prep & Distance Learning

Click the link(s) below for sample data and/or lesson procedure video(s), BSL PRO Lesson procedures (PDF) for human lessons*, and graph template files (*.gtl) for BSL PRO Lessons. If more than one .gtl is available, download the .gtl with the _suffix to match BSL version and hardware.

Lesson Hardware

This lesson requires a Biopac Student Lab (BSL) System and the following hardware. If your BSL System does not include all hardware items, expand your system by selecting required items below. For more details, review the Lesson: L# BSL Lessons - see the Lab Manual or launch BSL; A# and H# BSL PRO Lessons, click the PDF link above to review full setup, recording, and analysis procedures.

Item Name Cart
SS2LB Lead set, shielded, BSL Add to Cart
EL503 Disp. Gen-purp electrode 100/pk Add to Cart
GEL1 Electrode gel 50 g Add to Cart
ELPAD Abrasive Pads 10/pk Add to Cart
Spotlight On
MR Safe airflow interface

Airflow Subject Interface for MRI

The AFT35-MRI is a low profile mouthpiece and non-rebreathing T-valve assembly specifically designed to fit inside an fMRI head coil.* Use the AFT35-MRI to perform the following airflow and lung volume tests: End Tidal CO2 VO2 max Breath-by-breath Air Flow Breath-by-breath Volume Metabolic Studies The assembly includes a Luer lock port for easy interface to […]

View All
Latest News

Integrating Eye Tracking Data with Neuromarketing Parameters

Hardware and software packages from BIOPAC allow commercial consumer marketing teams to easily combine precise eye tracking data with physiological data recording. Here are a few notable studies recording physiology with eye tracking data: Predicting Advertising Success: While neurophysiological methods have become increasingly popular to better understand marketing phenomena among academics and practitioners, the success of […]

ECG Recording and Neuromarketing

BIOPAC ECG solutions have been used in several research studies, including many that pertain to consumer behavior or neuromarketing. We have collected a few notable articles recording ECG in consumer research: Impact of Malevolent Business Practices: With information on potentially suspect business practices more widely available than ever, it is important to understand what this […]

Read All
Request a Demonstration
Request a Demonstration