ECG

A new, large-scale study has found adding an electrocardiogram (ECG) to the latest generation of body-worn sensors accurately detects atrial fibrillation (AF) and significantly increases awareness of heart rate and behavior. Body-worn or wearable...

Medtronic Inc. announced results from the CRYSTAL AF (CRYptogenic STroke And underLying Atrial Fibrillation) clinical trial, published in The New England Journal of Medicine. The trial found that continuous cardiac monitoring with the Reveal XT in...

April 2, 2014 — At the 2014 annual scientific session of the American College of Cardiology (ACC), GE Healthcare introduced a new version of its Muse ECG (electrocardiograph) management system that now allows interoperability with non-GE ECG syste...

mobile device integration with CVIS, pre-hospital ECG

As the world becomes more wired and mobile devices offer instant access to email, apps and the Web, it is only natural this technology is migrating into the healthcare sector, where physicians are seeking workflows similar to what they are familia...

HRS, ECG, smartphones, atrial fibrillation, AF, Heart Rhythm 2015
A new, large-scale study has found adding an electrocardiogram (ECG) to the latest generation of body-worn sensors accurately detects atrial fibrillation (AF)...
Abbott, GE, CardioLab, RhythmView, atrial fibrillation, source
Abbott and GE Healthcare announced an agreement that will bring real-time, patient-specific data about the heart's electrical activity to cardiac...
Empa, chest strap heart rate monitor, Techtextil, ECG monitoring
While demand for electrocardiogram (ECG) monitoring systems is increasing, a major hurdle has been the necessity of gel electrodes for reliable long-term...
ScottCare, Ambucor, HRS, 2015, ECG, remote monitoring
The ScottCare Corp. announced it will highlight Ambucor, the company’s employable labor service division for CIED monitoring, at the 2015 Heart Rhythm Society...
Abbott, GE, CardioLab, RhythmView, atrial fibrillation, source
Abbott and GE Healthcare announced an agreement that will bring real-time, patient-specific data about the heart's electrical activity to
The latest version of the AliveECG app from AliveCor Inc. instantly detects when an electrocardiogram (ECG) is either normal or unreadable...
The novi patch Holter monitor from ScottCare Corp. is a small advanced patch Holter recorder for use by cardiology practices,...
CareAware Waveform Management from Cerner Corp. and Mortara Instrument displays waveforms and other physiological data from patient...

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HRS, ECG, smartphones, atrial fibrillation, AF, Heart Rhythm 2015
A new, large-scale study has found adding an electrocardiogram (ECG) to the latest generation of body-worn sensors accurately detects atrial fibrillation (AF)...
Johns Hopkins, FIT, treadmill, mortality, stress testing, cardiac diagnostics
Johns Hopkins cardiologists report they have developed a formula that estimates one’s risk of dying over a decade based on a person’s ability to exercise on a...
Medtronic, Reveal Linq ICM, atrial fibrillation, AF, study, remote monitoring
Medtronic announced the results of a new "real-world" study of patients who have had a cryptogenic stroke, in which the Reveal Linq Insertable Cardiac Monitor...
iRhythm, ZIO Service, arrhythmia detection, wearable, Holter monitors
iRhythm Technologies Inc. announced the study, “Cost Analysis and Clinical Outcomes of Ambulatory Care Monitoring in Medicare Patients,” was published in...

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The Heart Rhythm Society’s 36th Annual Scientific Sessions, May 13-16, 2015 in Boston, will offer...
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Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
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