Validation of an Automated Cough Detection Algorithm for Tracking Recovery of Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients.

Tracey, Brian H.
Larson, Sandra.
Comina, Germán.
Gilman, Robert H.
Bravard, Marjory A.
López, José W.
2012.

Background: A laboratory-free test for assessing recovery from pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) would be extremely beneficial in regions of the world where laboratory facilities are lacking. Our hypothesis is that analysis of cough sound recordings may provide such a test. In the current paper, we present validation of a cough analysis tool. Methodology/Principal Findings: Cough data was collected from... read more

Subjects
Tuberculosis.
Cough.
Tufts University. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/013342
Original publication
Larson S, Comina G, Gilman RH, Tracey BH, Bravard M, López JW (2012) Validation of an Automated Cough Detection Algorithm for Tracking Recovery of Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients. PLoS ONE 7(10): e46229. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0046229
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