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Shape-Based Retrieval of Heart Sounds for Disease Similarity Detection

  • Tanveer Syeda-Mahmood
  • Fei Wang
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5303)

Abstract

Retrieval of similar heart sounds from a sound database has applications in physician training, diagnostic screening, and decision support. In this paper, we exploit a visual rendering of heart sounds and model the morphological variations of audio envelopes through a constrained non-rigid translation transform. Similar heart sounds are then retrieved by recovering the corresponding alignment transform using a variant of shape-based dynamic time warping. Results of similar heart sound retrieval are demonstrated for various diseases on a large database of heart sounds.

Keywords

Sound pattern analysis audio retrieval curve analysis healthcare application 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tanveer Syeda-Mahmood
    • 1
  • Fei Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.IBM Almaden Research CenterSan JoseUSA

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