ECG

This channel includes news and new technology innovations ECG, electrocardiogram systems. These systems are also referred to as EKG, or eletrokardiogram from the original German term, where ECG was first developed. The channel includes news on standard diagnostic ECG systems, ECG management systems, defibrillator-monitors, Holter technology, and remote and wearable ECG patient monitoring. 

CardioSecur mobile ECG, 22-lead, 360 degree view of the heart, CardioSecur Pro

Image courtesy of CardioSecur

Technology | ECG | October 08, 2015
October 8, 2015 — Personal MedSystems introduced the first and only 22-lead mobile electrocardiogram (ECG) system,...
The Mortara Eli 280 is part of a new generation of ECG systems that integrate touchscreen monitors to improve workflow. Mortara, ELI 280, TouchScreen ECG, ECG advances, new ECG technology

The Mortara Eli 280 is part of a new generation of ECG systems that integrate touchscreen monitors to improve workflow.

Feature | ECG | September 16, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The resting electrocardiogram (ECG) has been used as a basic cardiac diagnostic for a century, and while the premise...
AliveCor Mobile ECG, AFib, detection, atrial fibrillation

AliveCor Mobile ECG image courtesy of AliveCor

News | ECG Monitoring Services | September 10, 2015
September 10, 2015 — AliveCor Inc. announced significant milestones related to patients with atrial fibrillation (AFib...
zebrafish, iWorx Systems Inc., ZS-200 Zebrafish ECG System, cardiac research
Technology | ECG | August 13, 2015
August 13, 2015 — iWorx Systems Inc., developer of advanced physiology teaching and research instruments and software,...
ECG screening, risk of dying, heart disease, chronic kidney disease, CKD, Rajat Deo, Perelman School of Medicine
News | ECG | August 10, 2015
August 10, 2015 — Several common measures obtained from electrocardiograms (ECGs) may help clinicians determine a...
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Medtronic, Reveal Linq ICM, in-office insertion, RIO 2 study
News | Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) | July 16, 2015
July 16, 2015 - Medtronic plc announced the first in-office implant of its miniaturized cardiac monitor as part of the...
pre-operative testing, NYU Langone, guidelines
News | Blood Testing | June 09, 2015
June 9, 2015 - Professional physician associations consider certain routine tests before elective surgery to be of low...
InvisionHeart, InvisionECG, FDA clearance

Image courtesy of InvisionHeart

Technology | May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the InvisionECG technology from InvisionHeart....
HRS, ECG, smartphones, atrial fibrillation, AF, Heart Rhythm 2015
Feature | May 15, 2015
May 15, 2015 — A new, large-scale study has found adding an electrocardiogram (ECG) to the latest generation of body-...
Abbott, GE, CardioLab, RhythmView, atrial fibrillation, source

GE's CardioLab is one half of the integrated system with Abbott that will provide patient-specific data on the heart's electrical activity in real time.

Technology | May 13, 2015
May 13, 2015 — Abbott and GE Healthcare announced an agreement that will bring real-time, patient-specific data about...
Empa, chest strap heart rate monitor, Techtextil, ECG monitoring
News | May 11, 2015
May 11, 2015 — While demand for electrocardiogram (ECG) monitoring systems is increasing, a major hurdle has been the...
ScottCare, Ambucor, HRS, 2015, ECG, remote monitoring
News | May 08, 2015
May 8, 2015 — The ScottCare Corp. announced it will highlight Ambucor, the company’s employable labor service division...
Videos | Wearables | April 22, 2015
At HIMSS 2015, one of the biggest trends was the explosion of consumer health related wearable devices and smartphone...
Videos | Enterprise Imaging | April 22, 2015
Mony Weschler, chief applications strategist and architect, application technology services, Montefiore Health System,...