Respiratory parameters such as airflow and nasal pressure are significant when undertaking sleep studies in regards to detecting respiratory disturbances. 

ADInstruments’ flexible and easily customized systems are designed to be simple to setup and use, minimizing interference with your sleep study subjects to ensure accurate recording and results of their respiratory activity.

We can help you match Labchart and PowerLab with a comprehensive range of solutions for recording high quality respiratory signals, giving you the power choose robust combinations that best meet your requirements. Our software is algorithm agnostic giving you the ability to easily customize macros suited for your preferred sleep scoring methodology. 


Products and Solutions

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Record multiple signals<br />
at one time

Record multiple signals
at one time

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Mix and match products<br />
for a custom solution

Mix and match products
for a custom solution

Integrate all your data<br />
streams in one place

Integrate all your data
streams in one place

In conjunction with our complete systems shown below, any device with an analog output (+/- 10V) can be connected to a PowerLab data acquisition system for synchronization of event in LabChart. So you have even more flexibility and can integrate all your data streams in one place.

All of our hardware recommended for human use is backed by the appropriate safety certification standards. More information on safety standards.

Typical Studies
Pulmonary Function Analysis
Lung function testing
Hypoxia studies
Respiratory disease studies
Restrictive or Constrictive airway disorders

Flexible Data Acquisition

ADInstruments systems provide an integrated solution to advance life science research. With the combination of LabChart or LabChart Lightning analysis software and a PowerLab data acquisition unit, you have the flexibility to collect and synchronize a wide range of signals for analysis. We also offer a range of LabChart compatible solutions able to stream directly in LabChart.


LabChart data analysis software creates a platform for all of your recording devices to work together, allowing you to acquire biological signals from multiple sources simultaneously and apply advanced calculations and plots as your experiment unfolds.

LabChart Lightning

Data acquisition and analysis re-imagined. Make unique discoveries with unlimited freedom and flexibility.


High-performance data acquisition hardware designed for life science research. PowerLab is engineered for precise, consistent, reliable data acquisition, giving you the reproducible data you need while meeting the strictest international safety standards.

PowerLab C

A modular data acquisition foundation system that provides unparalleled flexibility for researchers looking to invest in customizable, reliable solutions for both now, and in the future.

All your analysis in one place

LabChart software is designed specifically for life science data and provides up to 32 channels for data display and analysis options that are powerful and easy to use. With auto-recognition of ADI and LabChart Compatible hardware, multi-window views, one touch recording, simultaneous recording from multiple devices, specialized preconfigured settings, easy sharing options and an interface that can be customized to show only the features you want to use.


Features and Add-Ons

Additional acquisition and analysis options to support your Respiratory analysis:

LabChart Lightning
LabChart Lightning
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