Apple Heart Study demonstrates ability of wearable technology to detect atrial fibrillation

PALO ALTO – March 18, 2019 – Researchers from the Stanford University School of Medicine today presented preliminary results of the Apple Heart Study, an unprecedented virtual study with over 400,000 enrolled participants. The researchers reported that wearable technology can safely identify heart rate irregularities that subsequent testing confirmed to be atrial fibrillation, a leading cause of […]