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Limitations of the smartphone based single ECG-lead evaluation of STEMI

Bond, Raymond, Finlay, Dewar, Guldenring, Daniel, Kennedy, Alan and McLaughlin, James (2017) Limitations of the smartphone based single ECG-lead evaluation of STEMI. In: International Society for Computerised Electrocardiology, St. Simons Island. Elsevier. Vol 50 (6) 1 pp. [Conference contribution]

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URL: http://www.jecgonline.com/article/S0022-0736(17)30290-X/fulltext

DOI: 10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2017.08.045


Potential applications for smartphone based electrocardiogram (ECG) analysis are currently being explored. Previous research has predominantly focused on the feasibility of smartphone based single ECG-lead rhythm evaluation. More recently, there has also been interest in the utility of smartphone based single ECG-lead measurements for the evaluation of ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). A recent study reported “excellent concordance” between “12-lead equivalent ECGs” that were recorded using smartphone technology and the standard 12-lead ECG. The “12-lead equivalent ECGs” were assembled using sequentially recorded single ECG-leads. This was performed using standard limb leads and modified precordial leads (recorded in reference to the right arm potential or the left arm potential). Our research details an assessment of the differences in the ST elevation between standard precordial leads and the modified precordial leads.

Item Type:Conference contribution (Poster)
Keywords:ECG, medical informatics, cardiology, smartphones, mobile technology, heart attacks, STEMI
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Computing & Engineering
Faculty of Computing & Engineering > School of Computing and Mathematics
Faculty of Computing & Engineering > School of Engineering
Research Institutes and Groups:Engineering Research Institute
Engineering Research Institute > Nanotechnology & Integrated BioEngineering Centre (NIBEC)
Computer Science Research Institute > Smart Environments
Computer Science Research Institute
ID Code:39197
Deposited By: Dr Raymond Bond
Deposited On:25 Jan 2018 15:46
Last Modified:25 Jan 2018 15:46

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