Local database setup


Once your application to access MIMIC has been approved, you will be granted access to the ‘MIMIC-III Clinical Database’ project page on PhysioNet:

Data and build scripts

MIMIC is provided as a collection of comma-separated (CSV) files, along with scripts to help users import the data into popular database systems.

Instructions and build scripts for MIMIC are available in the MIMIC code repository for Postgres, MySQL, and Oracle:

MIMIC-IV: https://github.com/MIT-LCP/mimic-code/tree/main/mimic-iv/buildmimic

MIMIC-IV-CXR: To be released

MIMIC-IV-ED: To be released

MIMIC-III: https://github.com/MIT-LCP/mimic-code/tree/main/mimic-iii/buildmimic


In addition to the instructions on GitHub, tutorials for installing MIMIC-III in a local Postgres database are provided for Mac OSX, Unix, and MS Windows systems.