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What does B-B stand for?

B-B stands for Breath-by-Breath (oxygen/carbon dioxide transfer)

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Some of the system's unique features include: -- One-step automated calibration and verification -- Automatic interpretive report -- Breath-by-breath gas measurement during exercise -- Windows(R)-based software with concise and rapidly generated, tabular, narrative and graphical summary and analysis reports "Quinton is delighted to have the ability to offer this advance in exercise testing as part of our overall commitment to excellence, providing essential solutions to the clinicians which help them improve diagnosis and patient care," says Jack Serino, Vice President, Sales and Marketing at Quinton.
BiPAP[R]AVAPS[TM] is Respironics' newest noninvasive ventilator for LISe in the home, and features AVAPS[TM] (Avg Volume Assured pressure Support) technology, which guarantees an avg tidal volume by automatically adapting pressure support to meet the patient's needs on a breath-by-breath basis by estimating the patient's tidal volume over several breaths and calculating the change in pressure needed to achieve the target tidal volume.