KardiaMobile Personal EKG (ECG) Device and Heart Monitor - Single-Lead EKG Recording - Detect AFib - FDA-Cleared - by AliveCor
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It is 85.6 mm x 54.0 mm x 1.2 mm, has two 25 by 15 mm electrodes, and weighs 7.4 grams. It runs off a non-replaceable lithium manganese oxide battery designed to last 2 years and utilizes Low Energy Bluetooth technology to communicate with most smartphones.
To make an ECG recording you can employ one of two approaches: 1) Grasp the card in both hands with one thumb on each electrode or 2) Place it flat on a solid surface and put an index finger from each hand on the electrodes. Stay very still for 30 seconds while the ECG is being recorded.
Take a six-lead EKG anytime, anywhere
Proactive. Patients can self-administer an ECG whenever they feel symptoms or on a schedule you recommend - giving you a more complete picture of your patients’ heart activity. The App is available in the Apple App Store or via Google Play in the UK and Ireland. In a recent medtech innovation briefing (MIB) published by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) the KardiaMobile by AliveCor was positively reviewed and recognised.
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. There are many types of heart monitors. Some can deliver an ECG reading, while others can only record minimal heart data or create alerts for abnormal rhythms. FDA-cleared and doctor recommended: The most clinically validated 6-lead personal ECG, CE marked and FDA-cleared to detect Atrial Fibrillation, Bradycardia, and Tachycardia. It’s a personal ECG you can trust.Atrial Fibrillation. The clinically validated algorithm will notify you to the presence of atrial fibrillation. If AF is detected, you will see the message "Possible AF Detected." As announced last week, the Kard is exactly the height and width of a credit card and performs high-quality single-lead ECGs in a manner similar to AliveCor’s larger KardiaMobile. The Kard
App features automatic AF, normal ECG, Bradycardia, Tachycardia and interference detectors and voice recording The single internal coin cell battery in the Kardia Mobile should last for approximately 1 year of normal use assuming 2-3 recordings a day.ECGs are stored in the app which at the end of the recording displays the ECG trace, heart rate and classifies the recording into 1 of the following categories.