Assessment of Quality of ECG for Accurate Estimation of Heart Rate Variability in Newborns

Gholinezhadasnefestani, Shima ;   Temko, Andriy ;   Stevenson, Nathan ;   Boylan, Geraldine ;   Lightbody, Gordon ;   Marnane, Liam

Tags Time-frequency analysis of biosignalsSignal processing in physiological systemsSignals and systems

The Heart Rate Variability has been recently used to determine the severity of Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy in neonates. However, it was...

Read More Download this Paper

Electrohysterographic Detection of Uterine Contractions in Term Pregnancy

Bajlekov, Galin Ivanov ;   Rabotti, Chiara ;   Oei, S. Guid ;   Mischi, Massimo

Tags Biomedical signal classification

Uterine-contraction detection is a fundamental component of pregnancy monitoring. Electrohysterography (EHG) provides a non-invasive and...

Read More Download this Paper

Fetal Heart Rate Feature Extraction from Cardiotocographic Recordings through Autoregressive Model's Power Spectral and Pole-Based Analysis

Illanes-Manriquez, Alfredo ;   Haritopoulos, Michel

Tags Signal processing in physiological systemsSignals and systems

The main objective of this work is to perform an autoregressive model (AR)-based power spectral analysis of the fetal heart rate (FHR)...

Read More Download this Paper

Improvement of an Automated Neonatal Seizure Detector using a Post-Processing Technique

Ansari, Amir Hossein ;   Matic, Vladimir ;   De Vos, Maarten ;   Naulaers, Gunnar ;   Cherian, Perumpillichira Joseph ;   Van Huffel, Sabine

Tags Biomedical signal classification

Visual recognition of neonatal seizures during continuous EEG monitoring in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) is labor-intensive, has low...

Read More Download this Paper

Monitoring the Fetal Heart Rate Variability during Labor

Moslem, Bassam ;   Ali, Mohydeen ;   Bazzi, Oussama

Tags Blind source separationAdaptive filtering

In respect to the main goal of our ongoing work for estimating the heart rate variability (HRV) from fetal electrocardiogram (FECG) signals...

Read More Download this Paper

Uncovering Statistical Features of Bradycardia Severity in Premature Infants using a Point Process Model

Gee, Alan ;   Barbieri, Riccardo ;   Paydarfar, David ;   Indic, Premananda

Tags Signal processing in physiological systemsBiomedical signal classification

Premature infants are susceptible to a variety of life-threatening events. Underdeveloped cardiovascular control due to an immature...

Read More Download this Paper