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Smartphone-connected ECG detects undiagnosed Atrial Fibrillation

06-Sep-2017

Key points from article :

Over 35 million people around the world unknowingly suffer from Atrial Fibrillation.

AFib is the leading predictor of stroke and heart failure.

Multiple studies show Kardia Mobile smartphone-connected ECG successful in detecting AFib.

In 10,000 participants aged 50+, 30% of participants found to have AFib were previously undiagnosed.

The study was published in the Circulation journal.

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Company

App providing an immediate analysis to detect atrial fibrillation, bradycardia, tachycardia and normal rhythm.

Journal

Scientific Journal providing information about cardiovascular health and diesases.

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Former CEO at AliveCor Inc.