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Acquisition and Transmission of ECG Signals Through Stainless Steel Yarn Embroidered in Shirts

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Author keywords
biomedical electrodes, biomedical telemetry, electrocardiography, telemedicine, wearable sensors

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electrodes(22), textile(19), monitoring(19), wearable(12), sensors(9), biomedical(9), conductive(8), systems(7), electrode(7), sensor(6)
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Date of Publication: 2020-05-31
Volume 20, Issue 2, Year 2020, On page(s): 73 - 78
ISSN: 1582-7445, e-ISSN: 1844-7600
Digital Object Identifier: 10.4316/AECE.2020.02009
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A significant percent of all global deaths are caused by cardiovascular diseases (CVD). The diagnostic of the electrocardiogram (ECG) is a clinical practice widely adopted to evaluate the heart condition and identify CVD. For long-term ECG monitoring, a biopotential acquisition system integrated in common clothing is a viable solution for telemedicine. The electrodes and wires play a major role in the comfort and signal quality acquired from the patient. The paper presents a technical solution, where stainless steel yarn was used to create a Lead I Einthoven system consisting of 3 dry electrodes embroidered on a sports shirt. There are novel electrode materials and techniques that push further the state-of-the-art in ECG acquisition, but the authors focused on the currently available materials that are low-cost, widely available and easily integrable into common clothing, in order to seek a simple yet fully functional solution with the potential to become a truly ubiquitous ECG monitoring system.


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