KardiaMobile Personal EKG (ECG) Device and Heart Monitor - Single-Lead EKG Recording - Detect AFib - FDA-Cleared - by AliveCor
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Several smartwatches and other wearable devices can also provide data about your heart health, but these are often limited in their ability to detect abnormal heart rhythms. A portable ECG device will give your doctor the detailed information they need to diagnose cardiac issues. A stress test, also called an exercise stress test, is used to learn how well your heart responds when it’s working hard. You will be asked to… READ MORE Kardia has been a great tool for me to learn/verify my symptoms, and to share real world data with my EP.
Bansal A, et al. (2018). Portable out‐of‐hospital electrocardiography: A review of current technologies. A 2019 randomized clinical trial of 262 participants found that KardiaMobile could be useful in helping people detect early symptoms of AFib that they could then share with their doctor for a prompt diagnosis. Sinus rhythm is the normal reading you should see on an ECG. With this reading, the waves on the ECG are equal in size and shape, predictable, and regular. With normal sinus rhythm, your heart rate should be between 60 and 100 beats per minute. How do I know if I need an ECG monitor at home?But ECG monitoring isn’t just for diagnosing and treating heart conditions. By monitoring your heart health over time, you can identify potential issues before they become more significant problems. A portable EKG monitor is a personal device designed to provide some of the same information as an advanced version that your doctor might use.
KardiaMobile ECGs have been CE Marked to detect the following and record, store, display and transfer single-channel ECG:
Several times when I was in atrial fibrillation, I was able to talk with my doctor by phone and adjust medication and avoid a trip to the ER. As they say, knowledge is power; in my case, knowledge leads to peace of mind.