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plt - Software for 2D Plots

plt is a non-interactive plotting utility originally written for Unix by Paul Albrecht. plt can produce publication-quality 2D plots in PostScript from easily-produced text or binary data files, and can also create screen plots under the X Window Sy…

multiparameter visualization

Published: Nov. 7, 2002. Version: 2.5

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A Cardiovascular Simulator for Research

We introduce here the Research CardioVascular SIMulator (RCVSIM) software in order to complement research with the experimental data sets provided by PhysioBank. The human cardiovascular model upon which RCVSIM is based includes three major componen…

simulation cardiovascular

Published: Sept. 19, 2001. Version: 1.0.0

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Data Chromatix

Analysis of biomedical time series plays a key role in clinical management and basic investigation. However, most conventional monitors streaming data in real-time show only the most recent values, not referenced to past dynamics. The proposed visua…


Published: Nov. 9, 2015. Version: 1.0.0

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Surrogate Data with Correlations, Trends, and Nonstationarities

The data in this collection include: (1) 6 surrogate stationary signals with different correlations; (2) 7 surrogate correlated signals with linear, sinusoidal and power-law trends; and (3) 15 surrogate correlated signals with different types of non…

Published: March 7, 2003. Version: 1.0.0

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Complex Upper-Limb Movements

The Complex Upper-Limb Movements database contains hand trajectory data collected from ten subjects as they performed various upper-limb motor tasks. The data was used in the above-referenced manuscript to identify the motor primitives contributing …


Published: Aug. 30, 2018. Version: 1.0.0

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Software for generating the PhysioBank Index

The software in this directory generates the PhysioBank Index. On the master PhysioNet server, the script make-pbi is run nightly; if any of the constituent data collections have been updated more recently than the Index, the corresponding segments …

Published: Feb. 6, 2012. Version: 1.0.0

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The WFDB SWIG Toolbox for MATLAB is a collection of applications for reading, writing, manipulating, and plotting PhysioBank data, implemented as functions in MATLAB.


Published: Aug. 17, 2009. Version: 1.0.0

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TWAnalyser - A T-wave Alternans Detector

This software suite consists of Matlab implementations of the widely used Spectral Method (SM) and Modified Moving Average (MMA) for T-wave alternans (TWA) detection. It was initially developed for the PhysioNet/CinC Challenge 2008, in which these a…


Published: Nov. 18, 2008. Version: 1.0.0

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Puka - Software for Detection of Breaths in Strain Gauge Recordings

Puka calculates descriptive statistics such as heart rate variability (HRV), peak-valley respiratory sinus arrhythmia (RSA), and respiratory variables from EKG and strain gauge respiration data.

Published: Dec. 15, 2004. Version: 1.0.0

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Gait Maturation Database

The data contained here are from 50 healthy children ranging in age from 40 months to 163 months. Each data file is named with a subject identifier (1-50) and the subject's age (e.g., the file name 2-45.txt indicates that subject #2 is 45 months…


Published: Oct. 28, 1999. Version: 1.0.0