Work on Computer Assisted Reporting of Electrocardiograms (CARE) began in Glasgow in 1964. Today the CARE team form the Electrocardiology Research Group within the Institute of Health and Well Being of the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences at the University of Glasgow and are located within Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Scotland.
The team is led by Professor Peter Macfarlane, an expert in the field of electrocardiography, who has over 35 years experience in the development of computer based systems for the interpretation of ECGs.
The work of the CARE team can be categorised into two broad types of activities. Both activities are certified to ISO 9001: 2008 standards by a UKAS accredited certification:
Within this framework we can provide a number of services.