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Stefan cel Mare
University of Suceava
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Print ISSN: 1582-7445
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Effective Wavelet Algorithm for an Automatic Detection of Atrial Fibrillation

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Author keywords
adaptive algorithms, biomedical signal processing, performance evaluation, threshold, wavelet

References keywords
fibrillation(13), atrial(13), wavelet(7), cardiology(6), wavelets(4), transform(4), signals(4), optim(4), heart(4)
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Date of Publication: 2020-08-31
Volume 20, Issue 3, Year 2020, On page(s): 49 - 56
ISSN: 1582-7445, e-ISSN: 1844-7600
Digital Object Identifier: 10.4316/AECE.2020.03006
Web of Science Accession Number: 000564453800006
SCOPUS ID: 85090361684

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Cardiac anomalies are usually marked through irregular cardiac cycles. Atrial fibrillation is given through a rapid beating of the atria, announcing a possible heart failure or stroke. Electrocardiograms are an efficient way of supervising the electric activity of the heart. We have developed an effective, simple to implement automatic detection algorithm for identifying changes of the cardiac rhythm. The algorithm is based on wavelets and an enhanced time domain thresholding procedure. We take into account a variation of the electrocardiograms amplitudes, to avoid loss of clinical features. The interval between beats is computed and provided for a reliable diagnosis. The results are validated both with objective evaluation criteria and displayed graphically, assisting the medical diagnosis procedure.

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Web of Science® Citations for all references: 6,445 TCR
SCOPUS® Citations for all references: 8,831 TCR

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SCOPUS® Average Citations per reference: 294 ACR

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