Tag: atria fibrillation

Algorithm can accurately detect atrial fibrillation and differentiate from sinus rhythm

The algorithm (Kardiaband, AliveCor) for atrial fibrillation (AF) detection, when supported by physician review can accurately differentiate AF from sinus rhythm (SR). This technology...
Heart imaging has been successfully used to predict the benefit or futility of catheter ablation. The investigators described their findings in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology: Cardiovascular Imaging.

Biomarker predicts success of atrial fibrillation treatment

Written by Hannah Woolley, Cardiac Rhythm News Editor Heart imaging has been successfully used to predict the benefit or futility of catheter ablation. The investigators...

Warfarin linked to lower rate of cancer, particularly for atrial fibrillation...

A recent study by Gry Haaland (University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway) et al published in the Journal of the American Association of Medicine (JAMA):...

Acesion Pharma receives approval for Phase I study in atrial fibrillation

Acesion Pharma, a Danish biotech company developing novel treatments for atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common cardiac arrhythmia, announced it has received approval to...

Heart For Heart initiative launched to improve smartphone detection of arrhythmia

Happitech, Arrhythmia Alliance and Bug Labs are to announce the launch of the Heart for Heart e-health initiative. This programme asks people to participate...