**Madalena Costa, Ary L. Goldberger and C.-K. Peng**

*Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA*

A detailed description of the multiscale entropy algorithm and its application can be found in:

- Costa M., Goldberger A.L., Peng C.-K.
Multiscale entropy analysis of biological
signals.
*Phys Rev E*2005;**71**:021906. - Costa M., Goldberger A.L., Peng C.-K.
Multiscale entropy analysis of physiologic time
series.
*Phys Rev Lett*2002;**89**:062102.

- Goldberger AL, Amaral
LAN, Glass L, Hausdorff JM, Ivanov PCh, Mark RG, Mietus JE, Moody GB,
Peng C-K, Stanley HE. PhysioBank, PhysioToolkit, and PhysioNet:
components of a new research resource for complex physiologic
signals.
*Circulation***101**(23):e215-e220 [Circulation Electronic Pages; http://circ.ahajournals.org/cgi/content/full/101/23/e215]; 2000 (June 13)

- Costa M, Peng C-K, Goldberger AL, Hausdorff JM.
Multiscale entropy analysis of human gait
dynamics.
*Physica A*2003;**330**:53-60.

- Background
- MSE analysis of simulated white and 1/f noise
- Software for MSE analysis
- Preparing data for MSE analysis
- Setting parameters for
`mse` - Summary of options and default values for
`mse`

- Effect of outliers on the MSE curves
- Bibliography

2005-06-24