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A Study on ECG Signal Classification Techniques

by R. Kavitha, T Christopher
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 86 - Number 14
Year of Publication: 2014
Authors: R. Kavitha, T Christopher

R. Kavitha, T Christopher . A Study on ECG Signal Classification Techniques. International Journal of Computer Applications. 86, 14 ( January 2014), 9-14. DOI=10.5120/15052-3398

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title = { A Study on ECG Signal Classification Techniques },
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issue_date = { January 2014 },
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The abnormal condition of the electrical activity in the heart is using electrocardiogram shows a threat to human beings. It is a representative signal containing information about the condition of the heart. The P-QRS-T wave shape, size and their time intervals between its various peaks contain useful information about the nature of disease affecting the heart. This paper presents a technique to examine electrocardiogram (ECG) signal, by taking the features form the heart beats classification. ECG Signals are collected from MIT-BIH database. The heart rate is used as the base signal from which certain parameters are extracted and presented to the network for classification. This survey provides a comprehensive overview for the classification of heart rate.

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ECG Signal MIT BIH Database PQRST Wave