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Challenge Open Access

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 ischem...

ischemia ecg challenge

Published: March 6, 2003. Version: 1.0.0


Database Open Access

Intracardiac Atrial Fibrillation Database

This database consists of endocardial recordings from the right atria of 8 patients in atrial fibrillation or flutter. A decapolar catheter with 2-5-2mm spacing (7mm spacing between bipoles) was placed in four separate regions of the heart. In eac...

atrial fibrillation ecg

Published: March 4, 2003. Version: 1.0.0

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Database Open Access

Normal Sinus Rhythm RR Interval Database

This database includes beat annotation files for 54 long-term ECG recordings of subjects in normal sinus rhythm (30 men, aged 28.5 to 76, and 24 women, aged 58 to 73). The original ECG recordings (not available) were digitized at 128 samples per s...

sinus normal interbeat rr interval

Published: March 3, 2003. Version: 1.0.0

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Database Open Access

Congestive Heart Failure RR Interval Database

This database includes beat annotation files for 29 long-term ECG recordings of subjects aged 34 to 79, with congestive heart failure (NYHA classes I, II, and III).

chr interbeat rr interval

Published: March 3, 2003. Version: 1.0.0

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Database Open Access

Fantasia Database

Twenty young (21 - 34 years old) and twenty elderly (68 - 85 years old) rigorously-screened healthy subjects underwent 120 minutes of continuous supine resting while continuous electrocardiographic (ECG), and respiration signals were collected; in...

ecg multiparameter respiration

Published: March 2, 2003. Version: 1.0.0

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Database Open Access

ANSI/AAMI EC13 Test Waveforms

The files in this set can be used for testing a variety of devices that monitor the electrocardiogram. The recordings include both synthetic and real waveforms.

ansi standard ecg

Published: Jan. 3, 2003. Version: 1.0.0

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Software Open Access

ECG waveform generator for Matlab/Octave

ECGwaveGen generates a synthesized ECG signal with user-settable heart rate, signal duration, sampling frequency, QRS amplitude and duration, and T-wave amplitude; it uses QRSpulse to create premature beats followed by compensatory pauses.

waveform ecg generator

Published: Nov. 23, 2002. Version: 1.0.0


Software Open Access

SEMIA

SEMIA, version 3.0.1, is a tool for viewing time series of diagnostic and morphology parameters of long-term ambulatory recordings, and ST segment annotations with their corresponding ECG waveforms of the Long-Term ST Database (LTST DB). SEMIA was...

multiparameter visualization

Published: Oct. 30, 2002. Version: 3.0.1


Database Open Access

MGH/MF Waveform Database

The Massachusetts General Hospital/Marquette Foundation (MGH/MF) Waveform Database is a comprehensive collection of electronic recordings of hemodynamic and electrocardiographic waveforms of stable and unstable patients in critical care units, ope...

ecg mgh critical care multiparameter

Published: June 10, 2002. Version: 1.0.0

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Challenge Open Access

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 ...

ecg apnea challenge

Published: Feb. 10, 2002. Version: 1.0.0