IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology
ArticlesPathologic blood samples tolerate exposure to vibration and high turbulence in simulated drone flights, but plasma samples should be centrifuged after flight.
Karl Arne Johannessen, Nina Kristin Steen Wear, Karin Toska, Morten Hansbø, Jens Petter Berg, Erik Fosse
Abstract: Most of the previous studies of drone transport of blood samples examined normal blood samples transported under tranquil air conditions. We studied the effects of 1- and 2-hour drone flights using random vibration and turbulence simulation (10-30 g-force) on... Read more
Posted on 23 JAN 2021