IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Towards continuous monitoring of pulse rate in neonatal intensive care unit with a webcam

2014 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC)

Author(s): Lalit K. Mestha ; Survi Kyal ; Beilei Xu ; Leslie Edward Lewis ; Vijay Kumar
Sponsor(s): IEEE Eng. Med. Biol. Soc.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 2014
Conference Location: Chicago, IL, USA
Conference Date: 26 August 2014
Page(s): 3,817 - 3,820
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4244-7929-0
ISSN (Paper): 1557-170X
DOI: 10.1109/EMBC.2014.6944455
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We describe a novel method to monitor pulse rate (PR) on a continuous basis of patients in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) using videos taken from a high definition (HD) webcam. We describe... View More

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