The purpose of the study was to determine if a mobile application was appropriate. This is achieved by study heads. "The Apple Heart Study's results in innovative digital technologies can provide health care for more accurate predictions and better prevention," said Lloyd Minor, dean of the Stanford School of Medicine, who presented cardiology results. New Orleans lecture.
Atrial fibrillation "is just the beginning, because this research opens up more research on portable technologies and predicts how to prevent the use of diseases," said Minor. Student participants had 1.2 or 3 rows to have an Apple Watch and an iPhone and they downloaded the Apple Heart Study application; In eight months he evaluated smartwatch results. If you found irregularities at the heart rate, users received a notification to schedule an online query. This happened 2000 times. The doctors ordered a long-term ECG.
A third of the patients tested showed fibrillation atrial. The rest suffer from other heart arrhythmias and diseases. "We are glad that Apple Watch has helped with more consumers and will collaborate in the future with medical research," said Sumbul Desai Apple's health chief.