Detection ischemic episodes from electrocardiogram signal using wavelet transform

Abstract

In this paper, we propose an algorithm for de-tection of myocardial ischemic episodes from electrocardiogram (ECG) signal using the wavelet transform technique. The algorithm was tested on data from the European ST-T change database. Results show that this algorithm is effective for distinguishing normal ECGs from ischemic. We developed a method that uses wavelets for extracting ECG patterns that are characteristic for myocardial ischemia.

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Karimi Moridani, M. and Pouladian, M. (2009) Detection ischemic episodes from electrocardiogram signal using wavelet transform. Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering, 2, 239-244. doi: 10.4236/jbise.2009.24037.

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The authors declare no conflicts of interest.

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