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Contemporary trends in development of wearable device for cardiovascular assessment

Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are the leading cause of death in the world and it will increase to 23.3 million by 2030 as reported…
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FDA clears Atrial Fibrillation Algorithm by AliveCor

Mobile technology is being extensively used by biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies to devise functional, affordable and accurate apps for the early detection of…
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Pocket sized Echocardiogram by GE Healthcare

The next generation, pocket sized ultrasound gadget with dual probe Vscan was recently launched by GE Healthcare (a fundamental unit of General Electric…
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ASE Global Remote Echo Project changing lives of a common man in Rural India

The burden of poorly diagnosed or untreated cardiovascular ailments is fairly high across the globe; but the statistics are even alarming in certain…
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The use of the robotic device to perform echocardiography on patients

Investigators and scientists are experimenting with robotics for the past few years. In fact in many fields of diagnostic and therapeutic medicine, robotics…
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Coronary computed tomography angiography

What is coronary angiography using CT scan? Currently we have modern way to study within the cardiovascular system without interference by catheter. (CTCA) procedure…
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ECG T-shirt Helps Prevent Heart Attacks

Israeli startup HealthWatch is joining the wearable technology trend with a wearable and washable electrocardiogram (ECG)—a T-shirt that can read and monitor a…
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Diagnostic ECG Market Poised for Further Growth

The global diagnostic electrocardiograph (ECG) market will reach $5.435 million by 2020, according to a new report by MarketsandMarkets. Estimates point to a…
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If Telemedicine should be widely adopted today?

Telemedicine has a great deal of promise in increasing patients’ access to care and reducing costs, but issues with billing and standards of…
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The clinical tool known as Cardiac stress test with imaging: Is it being overused?

A Cardiac stress test with imaging, also known as a myocardial perfusion scan, is a sort of nuclear medicine exam which makes use…
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