Cardiac Diagnostics

This channel includes news, videos, podcasts and other content on new technology innovations for cardiac diagnostic systems and techniques. This includes laboratory testing, blood tests including troponin testing, electrocardiogram (ECG) systems, point of care testing systems, genetic testing, cardiac patient monitoring devices including wearable sensors, and studies showing new ways to diagnose heart diseases.

Cardiologs
News | ECG | December 12, 2019

December 12, 2019 — Cardiologs, a global leader in artificial intelligence (AI...

The Cordella Pulmonary Artery Pressure Sensor System for Heart failure. #AHA19 #AHA
News | Heart Failure | November 21, 2019

November 21, 2019 — Endotronix, a digital health and medical technology company dedicated to advancing the treatment...

 Assorted pastries
News | AHA | November 20, 2019

November 20, 2019 — Ultra-processed foods, which account for more than half of an average American’s daily calories...

marijuana leaf
News | AHA | November 20, 2019

November 20, 2019 — Frequent cannabis (marijuana) use among young people was linked to an increased risk of...

In the ISCHEMIA study, patients were randomized into one of two groups: a conservative strategy or an invasive strategy. Illustration by NYU Langone staff

In the ISCHEMIA study, patients were randomized into one of two groups: a conservative strategy or an invasive strategy. Illustration by NYU Langone staff 

Feature | AHA | November 19, 2019

November 19, 2019 — After 12 years of collecting data, the results of the landmark ISCHEMIA (International Study of...

FDA Warns Troponin Tests Impacted by Biotin Dietary Supplement
Feature | Cardiac Diagnostics | November 05, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor

November 5, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is updating its November 2017 safety communication to...

AliveCor's KardiaMobile six-lead ECG system that works on smartphone platforms. It was cleared in 2019 and includes artificial intelligence algorithms to help identify arrhythmias.

AliveCor's KardiaMobile six-lead ECG system that works on smartphone platforms. It was cleared in 2019 and includes artificial intelligence algorithms to help identify arrhythmias. 

News | Wearables | October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019 — AliveCor, a provider of smartphone based ECG technology and Huami Corp., a provider of biometric...

New Study Shows Chronic Epilepsy Associated With Marker of Cardiac Electrical Instability
News | EP Lab | October 24, 2019

October 24, 2019 — LivaNova PLC announced the publication of a new study in...

Frequent Drinking Greater Risk Factor for Heart Rhythm Disorder Than Binge Drinking

Image courtesy of the American Heart Association.

News | Atrial Fibrillation | October 22, 2019

October 22, 2019 —  Drinking small amounts of alcohol frequently is linked with a higher likelihood of...

Greater Left Ventricular Mass Increases Risk of Heart Failure
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | October 21, 2019

October 21, 2019 — Elevated left ventricular mass, known as left-ventricular hypertrophy, is a stronger...

Overlay Init