Detection of Atrial Fibrillation

  • Leif Sörnmo
  • Andrius Petrėnas
  • Vaidotas Marozas
Part of the Series in BioEngineering book series (SERBIOENG)


In this chapter, the main design principles used in detection of atrial fibrillation are reviewed, either exploring rhythm information only or information on both rhythm and atrial wave morphology. Aspects on detector implementation are briefly considered, and the pros and cons of different detection performance measures are discussed.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leif Sörnmo
    • 1
  • Andrius Petrėnas
    • 2
  • Vaidotas Marozas
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Biomedical Engineering and Center for Integrative ElectrocardiologyLund UniversityLundSweden
  2. 2.Biomedical Engineering InstituteKaunas University of TechnologyKaunasLithuania

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