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Mind the Gap - The PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2010

The aim of this year's challenge is to develop robust methods for filling in gaps in multiparameter physiologic data (including ECG signals, continuous blood pressure waveforms, and respiration).

challenge ecg missing data multiparameter

Published: Dec. 1, 2009. Version: 1.0.0


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Predicting Acute Hypotensive Episodes - The PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2009

This year's challenge is the tenth in the annual series of open challenges hosted by PhysioNet in cooperation with Computers in Cardiology. The goal of the challenge is to predict which patients in the challenge dataset will experience an acute …

mimic challenge ehr hypertension multiparameter

Published: Jan. 27, 2009. Version: 1.0.0


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Detecting and Quantifying T-Wave Alternans - The PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2008

The ninth annual PhysioNet/Computers in Cardiology Challenge aims to improve understanding of methods for identification and analysis of T-wave alternans in the ECG.

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Published: March 17, 2008. Version: 1.0.0


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Electrocardiographic Imaging of Myocardial Infarction - The PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2007

The aim of Challenge 2007 is to establish how well one can characterize the location and extent of moderate to large, relatively compact infarcts using electrocardiographic evidence (supplemented by a model of the torso geometry and conductivity), i…

challenge ecg imaging

Published: Jan. 2, 2007. Version: 1.0.0


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QT Interval Measurement - The PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2006

The seventh annual PhysioNet/Computers in Cardiology Challenge addresses a question of high clinical interest: Can the QT interval be measured by fully automated methods with an accuracy acceptable for clinical evaluations?

challenge ecg

Published: Nov. 1, 2005. Version: 1.0.0


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The First Five Challenges Revisited - The PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2005

Our popular series of challenges presented in cooperation with Computers in Cardiology continues this year in a new mode. Participants are invited to choose one of the five previous challenges as a topic for a follow-up study:

  • Detecting sleep apn…

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Published: May 2, 2005. Version: 1.0.0


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Spontaneous Termination of Atrial Fibrillation - The PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2004

The fifth annual PhysioNet/Computers in Cardiology Challenge focusses on this question: Is it possible to predict if (or when) an episode of atrial fibrillation will end spontaneously?

challenge ecg atrial fibrillation

Published: Oct. 8, 2003. Version: 1.0.0


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Distinguishing Ischemic from Non-Ischemic ST Changes - The PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2003

For the fourth annual PhysioNet/Computers in Cardiology Challenge, we propose a provocative question of considerable clinical interest: Is it possible to tell the difference between transient ST changes in the ECG that are due to myocardial ischemia…

challenge ecg ischemia

Published: March 6, 2003. Version: 1.0.0


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RR Interval Time Series Modeling - The PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2002

We are pleased to announce the third in our annual series of challenges from PhysioNet and Computers in Cardiology. We received many suggestions for challenge topics, and encourage you to write to us with further suggestions. We chose the topic for…

challenge interbeat rr interval

Published: Feb. 14, 2002. Version: 1.0.0


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Detecting and Quantifying Apnea Based on the ECG - the PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2000

Obstructive sleep apnea (intermittent cessation of breathing) is a common problem with major health implications, ranging from excessive daytime drowsiness to serious cardiac arrhythmias. Obstructive sleep apnea is associated with increased risks of…

challenge ecg apnea

Published: Feb. 10, 2002. Version: 1.0.0