Cardiomyopathy and Atrial Fibrillation

Cardiomyopathy is a common cause of Atrial Fibrillation Cardiomyopathy (Kahr-dee-o-my-op-uh-thee) is an acquired or inherited disease of the heart muscle which makes it difficult for the heart to pump blood to other parts of the body. Urgent medical attention is usually recommended by healthcare authorities. Cardiomyopathy can be dangerous or life threatening if untreated. Cardiomyopathy…

ABBOTT’S New Device to Treat A-Fib Patients

ABBOTT’S New Device to Treat A-Fib Patients

Abbott’s Amplatzer Amulet Device Amulet is the first and only minimally invasive treatment option to offer immediate closure of the left atrial appendage (LAA) Approved by the FDA to Treat People with Atrial Fibrillation At Risk of Stroke, the Amulet’s option closes off the left atrial appendage so blood thinners are no longer needed following…

Monitoring Advanced Heart Failure Implant

Dime-Sized CardioMEMS HF Device Measures and Records patient’s Pulmonary Artery Pressure Heart failure can’t be cured in most people although there is hopeful new technologies that are allowing people with advanced heart failure to enjoy a better quality of life with a monitor advanced heart failure implant. The device measures and records a patient’s pulmonary…

Most Accurate, Reliable EKG Heart Monitor on the Market

KardiaMobile EKG Heart Monitor Review Alivecor KardiaMobile 6 Lead personal EKG monitor Capture a medical grade EKG in 30 seconds no matter where you are. You can also increase the recording duration up to 5 minutes. KardiaMobile EKG Heart Monitor detects atrial fibrillation, bradycardia, tachycardia and normal heart rhythm. The KardiaMobile is most accurate, reliable…

How to Detect Atrial Fibrillation

  Home Detection and Prevention of Stroke Major Risk Factors Detection of atrial fibrillation using a modified micro life blood pressure monitor. This device is able to detect A-Fib (Atrial Fibrillation is a Stroke Risk) with high sensitivity and specificity. Use of this device by patients who monitor their blood pressure at home may help detect asymptomatic…