Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine / 2017 / Article / Fig 1

Research Article

Comparison of Baseline Wander Removal Techniques considering the Preservation of ST Changes in the Ischemic ECG: A Simulation Study

Figure 1

(a) ECG recording corrupted by baseline wander. The removal of this artifact is necessary when diagnosing a change in the ST segment. Yet, the filtering process can modify the signal as seen in (b). (b) ECG recording with a clear ST depression before (blue) and after (red) high-pass filtering. The ST depression is reduced because of too strong filtering. The signals presented in this figure were retrieved from the Physionet database [20].

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