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Performance Evaluation of Heartbeat Classification Methods Based on Morphological Descriptors1

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Ali Haider, Kouhyar Tavakolian, Reza Fazel-Rezai

Department of Electrical Engineering,
University of North Dakota,
Grand Forks, ND 58202

Accepted and presented at The Design of Medical Devices Conference (DMD2015), April 13-16, 2015, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

Manuscript received March 3, 2015; final manuscript received March 16, 2015; published online April 24, 2015. Editor: Arthur Erdman.

J. Med. Devices 9(2), 020913 (Jun 01, 2015) (2 pages) Paper No: MED-15-1048; doi: 10.1115/1.4030120 History: Received March 03, 2015; Revised March 16, 2015; Online April 24, 2015

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Fig. 2

Distribution of training dataset

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Fig. 1

ECG peaks as features. (a) Original ECG and (b) ECG R-peak detection.




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