Arrhythmia Alliance News & Events
GPs, pharmacies and community health clinics in Worcestershire urged to bid for new technology to detect irregular heart rhythm
INNOVATIVE new technology could soon be used in Worcestershire to help prevent strokes and save lives.
Euro Heart Failure 2018
The Cardiology Meeting is proud to announce its annual congress will be held in Paris, France during February 19-21, 2018. As the world’s premier cardiology conference, 23rd European Heart Disease and Heart Failure Congress (Euro Heart Failure 2018) is a rich mix of Interactive Sessions & Sub-sessions, keynote lectures from industry experts, panel discussions, poster competitions and Young Researcher Forums. The Annual Scientific Meeting is the associations major forum for the exchange of ideas and for discussion around clinical and research issues including the latest developments in prevention and management of cardiovascular disease and Heart Failure.
Cardiac Rhythm News - 16 February 2018
All the latest from the Cardiac Rhythm News.
GPs set to gain access to 30-second fingertip AF testing device
A new tech device to speed up atrial fibrillation diagnosis has the potential to save the NHS £2bn, its developer has claimed.
Call for Elections
The European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) is pleased to announce the opening of its call for Elections: Executive Board positions for the period 2018-2020.
Smartphone ECG device KardiaMobile rolled out to NHS to combat atrial fibrillation
AliveCor has announced that it has begun the rollout of its KardiaMobile technology to the NHS via the UK’s Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs) as part of a project funded by NHS England to accelerate diagnosis of atrial fibrillation (AF), a potentially fatal heart rhythm condition.
Time is of the essence when using a defibrillator
A defibrillator is a device that gives a high energy electric shock to the heart through the chest wall to someone who is in cardiac arrest.
Patient first to benefit from new heart device
A PATIENT has become the first in the UK to be implanted with an innovative cardiac device to modulate the heart’s beat.
NHS rolls out KardiaMobile to accelerate detection of arrhythmia
KardiaMobile, developed by AliveCor, is a credit card sized device able to detect AF in 30 seconds, by recording the electrical activity of the heart through a person's fingertips and sending the data to a smartphone/tablet app. The app allows heart rhythm recordings to be viewed, saved and shared with ...
Cardiac Insight, Inc. Welcomes Renowned Atrial Fibrillation Cardiologists Professor John Camm and Albert L. Waldo, MD to its Scientific Advisory Board
Cardiac Insight, Inc., a leading U.S. developer of wearable medical devices and diagnostic software, announced today the company continues to garner global interest in its approach to cardiac care, and has added renowned cardiologists and atrial fibrillation (AFib) specialists, Professor John Camm and Albert L. Waldo, MD, PhD (Hon.) to its Scientific Advisory Board.