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Author Kagiwada, H. ♦ Selvester, R. ♦ Bellman, R. ♦ Collier, C. ♦ Kalaba, R.
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Abstract A fundamental problem of vectorcardiography is the estimation of the state of the heart on the basis of skin potential measurements.A mathematical model relating ventricular dipoles to surface potentials is sketched. Then it is shown that the inverse problem—that of determining electrical heart parameters on the basis of skin potential measurements—may be viewed as a nonlinear multipoint boundary value problem.A feasible solution, employing quasilinearization and high-speed digital computers, is given.
Description Affiliation: Rancho Los Amigos Hospital, Downey, CA (Collier, C.; Selvester, R.) || The RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA (Bellman, R.; Kagiwada, H.; Kalaba, R.)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2005-08-01
Publisher Place New York
Journal Communications of the ACM (CACM)
Volume Number 7
Issue Number 11
Page Count 3
Starting Page 666
Ending Page 668


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Source: ACM Digital Library