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Fusion of Electrocardiogram and Accelerocardiogram Derived Respiration Methods for Estimation of Respiratory Phases

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Nasim Alamdari, Kouhyar Tavakolian, Reza Fazel-Rezai

Department of Electrical Engineering,
University of North Dakota,
Grand Forks, ND 58202-7165

Vahid Zakeri

Department of Mechanical Engineering,
University of British Columbia,
Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4

Alireza Akhbardeh

School of Medicine,
Johns Hopkins University,
Baltimore, MD 21205

Manuscript received March 1, 2016; final manuscript received March 16, 2016; published online May 12, 2016. Assoc. Editor: William Durfee.

J. Med. Devices 10(2), 020928 (May 12, 2016) (2 pages) Paper No: MED-16-1062; doi: 10.1115/1.4033122 History: Received March 01, 2016; Revised March 16, 2016

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Fig. 1

(a) Respiration belt signal, (b) ECG (lead II) signal and its upper and lower envelope, and (c) SCG in z direction signal with its upper and lower envelope

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Fig. 2

Respiratory phases detection. Dashed and solid signals illustrate the reference respiration signal and the ADR signal, respectively.




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