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Software Open Access

A Cardiovascular Simulator for Research

We introduce here the Research CardioVascular SIMulator (RCVSIM) software in order to complement research with the experimental data sets provided by PhysioBank. The human cardiovascular model upon which RCVSIM is based includes three major componen…

simulation cardiovascular

Published: Sept. 19, 2001. Version: 1.0.0


Database Open Access

Santa Fe Time Series Competition Data Set B

This is a multivariate data set recorded from a patient in the sleep laboratory of the Beth Israel Hospital (now the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center) in Boston, Massachusetts. This data set was extracted from record slp60 of the MIT-BIH Polysom…

sleep multiparameter

Published: Jan. 6, 2000. Version: 1.0.0


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


Software Open Access

Puka - Software for Detection of Breaths in Strain Gauge Recordings

Puka calculates descriptive statistics such as heart rate variability (HRV), peak-valley respiratory sinus arrhythmia (RSA), and respiratory variables from EKG and strain gauge respiration data.

Published: Dec. 15, 2004. Version: 1.0.0