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International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications
Volume 2008, Article ID 436870, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2008/436870
Research Article

Development of a Novel Contactless Mechanocardiograph Device

Computational and Integrative Bio-Engineering Research laboratory (CIBER), School of Engineering Science, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada V5A 1S6

Received 13 October 2007; Revised 15 January 2008; Accepted 3 March 2008

Academic Editor: Sajid Hussain

Copyright © 2008 Kouhyar Tavakolian et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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