Tag: heartbeats

Innovation, Medical Devices

Abbott introduces new device to detect irregular heartbeats

May 8, 2019


Confirm Rx holds US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and the European CE-Mark. The paperclip-sized, next-generation insertable cardiac monitor (ICM) features smartphone connectivity and continuous, remote monitoring of irregular heartbeats to enable quick diagnosis. Arrhythmia is characterised by abnormal […]

Innovation, Medical Devices

Invasive surgeries could be avoided with new pacemakers powered by heartbeats

February 22, 2019

Via: The Medical News

Pacemakers are used to manage heart arrhythmia (irregular heartbeats). These conditions can either manifest as tachycardia (a rapid heartbeat exceeding the normal resting rate) or bradycardia (a resting heart rate of under 60 beats per minute). Arrhythmia can affect anyone […]