A Review on Impact Application of Heart Rate Variability (HRV)

  • R. ShashikantEmail author
  • P. Chetankumar
Conference paper
Part of the Learning and Analytics in Intelligent Systems book series (LAIS, volume 3)


The heart is the principal element of the physical structure because it transfers deoxygenated and oxygenated blood within the body. Heart rate variation gives the idea about many physiological and pathological parameter that lead to the change in normal to normal synchronous of the heart rate. HRV could be an essential tool within the department of cardiology, used as a non-invasive measurement technique to get the pathological information of a patient who has changed to suffer from cardiac diseases. Analysis of HRV can facilitate grasping the understanding of the autonomous nervous system (ANS) and can predict cardiac health. HRV shows the variation in the time interval between heartbeats and it is a reliable indicator of current disease, or a person may get suffer from some cardiac diseases. We gave a brief in this paper review of the clinical application of HRV and differential measurement technique such as Time domain, Frequency domain, and Non-linear technique for analysis of HRV.


Heart rate variability (HRV) Autonomous nervous system (ANS) Heart beat Cardiac disease Time domain Frequency domain Non-linear technique 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Instrumentation and Control EngineeringCollege of Engineering PunePuneIndia

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