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Challenge Open Access

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?

ecg challenge

Published: Nov. 1, 2005. Version: 1.0.0


Challenge Open Access

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 a...

challenge

Published: May 2, 2005. Version: 1.0.0


Database Open Access

MIT-BIH Arrhythmia Database

The MIT-BIH Arrhythmia Database contains 48 half-hour excerpts of two-channel ambulatory ECG recordings, obtained from 47 subjects studied by the BIH Arrhythmia Laboratory between 1975 and 1979. Twenty-three recordings were chosen at random from a...

ecg arrhythmia

Published: Feb. 24, 2005. Version: 1.0.0

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Database Open Access

PTB Diagnostic ECG Database

Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB), the National Metrology Institute of Germany, has provided this compilation of digitized ECGs for research, algorithmic benchmarking or teaching purposes to the users of PhysioNet. The ECGs were collecte...

ecg

Published: Sept. 25, 2004. Version: 1.0.0

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Database Open Access

Sudden Cardiac Death Holter Database

PhysioNet has inaugurated a Sudden Cardiac Death Database to support research and to stimulate progress in this important area of electrophysiology. We initiate this database with 23 complete Holter recordings (originally collected by Scott Greenw...

ecg death holter

Published: July 2, 2004. Version: 1.0.0

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Database Open Access

CAST RR Interval Sub-Study Database

The Cardiac Arrhythmia Suppression Trial (CAST) was a landmark NHLBI-sponsored study designed to test the hypothesis that the suppression of asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic ventricular premature complexes (PVCs) in survivors of myocardial infar...

interbeat rr interval

Published: July 2, 2004. Version: 1.0.0

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Database Open Access

AF Termination Challenge Database

This database of two-channel ECG recordings has been created for use in the Computers in Cardiology Challenge 2004, an open competition with the goal of developing automated methods for predicting spontaneous termination of atrial fibrillation (AF).

atrial fibrillation ecg challenge

Published: April 11, 2004. Version: 1.0.0

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Software Open Access

ECGSYN - A realistic ECG waveform generator

ECGSYN generates a synthesized ECG signal with user-settable mean heart rate, number of beats, sampling frequency, waveform morphology (P, Q, R, S, and T timing, amplitude,and duration), standard deviation of the RR interval, and LF/HF ratio (a me...

ecg simulation generator

Published: Dec. 3, 2003. Version: 1.0.0


Challenge Open Access

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?

atrial fibrillation ecg challenge

Published: Oct. 8, 2003. Version: 1.0.0


Database Open Access

AHA Database Sample Excluded Record

The files available here are not part of the AHA Database. The 0001.* and 0201.* files have been derived from a sample given to us in 1980 by the creators of the AHA Database. The original recording had been a candidate for inclusion in the databa...

ecg american heart association

Published: June 6, 2003. Version: 1.0.0

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