App for Arrhythmia Screening (via MIT News)

via MIT News

via MIT News

Cardiio Rhythm is being researched clinically (as of this writing, it is not marketed as a medical app), "using that light-reflection data to make a new app that can detect irregular heartbeat patterns of atrial fibrillation (AF), a common type of heart arrhythmia that can lead to strokes" with a smartphone camera.  See more here.

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