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Database Open Access

Spontaneous Ventricular Tachyarrhythmia Database

RR interval time series, recorded by implanted cardioverter defibrillators in 78 subjects.

interbeat rr interval arrhythmia

Published: May 2, 2007. Version: 1.0


Database Open Access

Sudden Cardiac Death Holter Database

PhysioNet has inaugurated a Sudden Cardiac Death Database to support research and to stimulate progress in this important area of electrophysiology. We initiate this database with 23 complete Holter recordings (originally collected by Scott Greenwal…

death holter ecg

Published: July 2, 2004. Version: 1.0.0

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Database Open Access

PAF Prediction Challenge Database

ECG recordings created for use in the Computers in Cardiology Challenge 2001, a competition with the goal of developing automated methods for predicting paroxysmal atrial fibrillation.

challenge ecg

Published: March 1, 2001. Version: 1.0.0

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Database Open Access

MIT-BIH Malignant Ventricular Ectopy Database

This database includes 22 half-hour ECG recordings of subjects who experienced episodes of sustained ventricular tachycardia, ventricular flutter, and ventricular fibrillation.

ectopy ecg

Published: Aug. 3, 1999. Version: 1.0.0

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Challenge Open Access

Is the normal heart rate chaotic?

George Moody

In its June 2008 issue, the editors of Chaos announced a new feature, "Controversial Topics in Nonlinear Dynamics". The first controversial topic to be aired is "Is the Normal Heart Rate Chaotic?". This project provides data to explore this question.

Published: Oct. 30, 2008. Version: 1.0.0


Challenge Open Access

The First Five Challenges Revisited - The PhysioNet Computing in Cardiology Challenge 2005

Our popular series of challenges presented in cooperation with Computers in Cardiology continues this year in a new mode. Participants are invited to choose one of the five previous challenges as a topic for a follow-up study:

  • Detecting sleep apn…

challenge

Published: May 2, 2005. Version: 1.0.0