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Peter Macfarlane

An award winning electrocardiologist who pioneered the use of computers in hospital-baased ECG interpretation.

Connection to the University of Glasgow: Graduate, Professor
GU Degrees: PhD, 1970; DSc, 1999;


The following achievement is associated with Peter Macfarlane:

First Routine hospital-based ECG interpretation by minicomputer
Developed by Professor Peter Macfarlane and his team in the Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences (Glasgow Royal Infirmary), the University of Glasgow ECG Analysis Program has been adopted commercially and applied world-wide.


The following honours are associated with this person:


Peter Macfarlane is Professor of Electrocardiology.

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