Now this is interesting. My favorite medical device for afibbers now offers a service for their doctors - a way to monitor the ECG readings from their AliveCor devices. This quote from the article is definitely a concern of doctors with the proliferation of these types of devices:
"Your device is fantastic for patients, but it can overwhelm us when patients send us literally scores of ECGs and we have no way to keep track of them,’”
A lot of studies lately on anticoagulants. Key quote from this study:
Findings from a large, community-based study show that antithrombotic therapy doesn't decrease low-risk atrial fibrillation patients' risk of suffering a stroke within five years. In fact, researchers found that low-risk patients fared better without any antithrombotic therapy. #afib #atrialfibrillation ... See MoreSee Less
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