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Measurement of Cardiac Function Improvement by Auricular Acupuncture Applying Speech Signal Analysis

음성신호 분석을 적용한 이침요법(耳針療法)에 따른 심장 기능 향상 측정

  • Kim, Bong-Hyun (School of Electronics Communications, Chungbuk Provincial University) ;
  • Cho, Dong-Uk (School of Electronics Communications, Chungbuk Provincial University) ;
  • Han, Kil-Sung (Dept. of Information Communications Engineering, Seowon University)
  • 김봉현 (충북도립대학교 전자정보계열) ;
  • 조동욱 (충북도립대학교 전자정보계열) ;
  • 한길성 (서원대학교 정보통신공학과)
  • Received : 2011.11.28
  • Accepted : 2011.12.13
  • Published : 2011.12.31

Abstract

In this paper, measure of change the speech analysis parameter by stimulating ears blood points corresponding to cardiac. To do this, we collected voice of before and after a stimulation corresponding points to ears to select normal heart having 10 subjects. We analyzed changes before and after corresponding points to ear in cardiac to apply Jitter, the second zFormant Frequency Bandwidths related to heart of elements of voice analysis. As a result of us experiment, we were able to analyze correlation of voice with cardiac according to corresponding points to ears decreased values of Jitter, the Second Formant Frequency Bandwidths of 90% of subjects. Finally, the effectiveness of proposed method is demonstrated by several experiments.

Keywords

Auricular acupuncture;Jitter;Second formant frequency bandwidths;Cardiac

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