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uncertain ElectroCardioGraphy Ontology

Abbreviation: ECG

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The Electrocardiography (ECG) Ontology is a Driving Biological Project of the NCBO. The ECG Ontology will contain terms for describing electrocardiograms, their capture method(s) and their waveforms. This ontology was developed and is being maintained by the CardioVascular Research Grid (


Countries that developed this resource United States

Created in 2009

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How to cite this record ECG; ElectroCardioGraphy Ontology; DOI:; Last edited: July 5, 2019, 11:31 a.m.; Last accessed: Oct 24 2021 9:12 a.m.

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Using an ECG reference ontology for semantic interoperability of ECG data.

Goncalves B,Guizzardi G,Pereira Filho JG
J Biomed Inform 2010

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The Cardiovascular Research Grid
The CardioVascular Research Grid (CVRG) project is creating an infrastructure for sharing cardiovascular data and data analysis tools. CVRG tools are developed using the Software as a Service model, allowing users to access tools through their browser, thus eliminating the need to install and maintain complex software.

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  • 45444080/09 (Brazilian Research Funding Agencies FAPES)

  • 481906/2009-6 (Horizon 2020 CNPq)