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Clinical Trial Successfully Screens More than 60,000 People for Atrial Fibrillation Using Only A Smartphone

May 11, 2019

A digital screening for atrial fibrillation successfully monitored more than 60,000 participants from the general population in Belgium. The study screened participants using only a smartphone and demonstrates the feasibility of collecting data in a scalable, controlled and cost-effective way. The results of the trial produced a relevant yield of new atrial fibrillation (AF) patients without over-consuming healthcare resources.

New Global Consensus Statement on Catheter Ablation of Ventricular Arrhythmias Presented at Heart Rhythm 2019

May 10, 2019

The Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) in partnership with the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), the Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS), and the Latin American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS) issued an international consensus statement reflecting a worldwide updated review of the indications, techniques, and outcomes of catheter ablation of ventricular arrhythmias (VAs). 

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