Atrial Fibrillation from an Engineering Perspective (Series in BioEngineering) 1st ed. 2018 Edition

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by Leif Sörnmo (Editor)


Atrial Fibrillation from an Engineering Perspective (Series in BioEngineering) 1st ed. 2018 Edition

by Leif Sörnmo (Editor)

Atrial Fibrillation from an Engineering Perspective provides an up-to-date overview of techniques developed for acquisition, modeling, and analysis of noninvasive, bioelectrical signals reflecting this common arrhythmia. Special emphasis is put on emerging technologies for monitoring of atrial fibrillation in connection with ischemic stroke, interventional ablation procedures, and pharmacological treatment, applications which all depend on the availability of techniques for detecting and characterizing episodes of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Detectors exploring both rhythm and morphology are described, as well as detectors confined to rhythm and better suited for low power implementation. A wide variety of approaches to modeling and characterization of atrial activity are described, emanating from a statistical and deterministic starting points. This book is suitable for graduate students, researchers, and engineers who want a comprehensive treatise of atrial fibrillation from an engineering perspective. It may be used for self-study, as a supplement to courses in signal processing, or as a modern monograph by researchers in the field of atrial fibrillation.

Product details

  • Series: Series in BioEngineering
  • Hardcover: 316 pages
  • Publisher: Springer; 1st ed. 2018 edition (May 16, 2018)
  • Language: English