Those with chronic heart issues understand the value of EKG (electrocardiogram). When symptoms of heart trouble appear, it usually ends with a trip to the doctor for answers.
Three or four hours later these people are often back to their daily routine. Time lost and the expense of a doctors visit are the lasting after effects.
Not so for those with Kardia Mobile.
What if an EKG were available anywhere, anytime?
That is exactly what Kardia Mobile, a product of AliveCor, offers to those with chronic heart issues. A simple SmartPhone app that, when paired with a touch pad, can produce a medical grade single lead strip.
In only 30 seconds, Kardia users know if they have a normal heart rhythm or if they are suffering atrial fibrillation. [Continue Reading]