Detection of diseases based on Electrocardiography and Electroencephalography signals embedded in different devices: An exploratory study / Detecção de doenças baseadas em sinais de eletrocardiografia e eletroencefalografia incorporados em diferentes dispositivos: um estudo exploratório

Vasco Ponciano, Ivan Miguel Pires, Fernando Reinaldo Ribeiro, María Vanessa Villasana, Nuno M. Garcia, Valderi Leithardt


Nowadays, cardiac and brain disorders are dispersed over the world, where an early detection allows the treatment and prevention of other related healthcare problems. Technologically, this detection is difficult to perform, and the use of technology and artificial intelligence techniques may automate the accurate detection of different diseases. This paper presents the research on the different techniques and parameters for the detection of diseases related to Electrocardiography (ECG) and Electroencephalography (EEG) signals. Previously experiments related to the performance of the Timed-Up and Go test with elderly people acquired different signals from people with different diseases. This study identifies different parameters and methods that may be used for the identification of different diseases based on the acquired data.




Elderly people; Diseases; Electrocardiography; Electroencephalography; Artificial intelligence.

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