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The surprising story behind the ECG capability of the Apple Watch

Deep Medicine: How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Health Care Human Again by Eric Topol The acceptance of biometric surveillance in the public domain has changed dramatically with the Apple Watch. Sure, we've had pedometer, heart rate and sleep monitors for years, but the Apple Watch has made it hip and cool to do that. In Deep Medicine author Eric Topol …

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For the full list of Apple Watch ECG countries

Apple released watchOS 5.2 today, and the update includes the expansion of ECG support to a handful of new countries. With today's expansion, ECG is now available on the Apple Watch Series 4 in over 20 countries and territories around the world. Sylvania HomeKit Light Strip Since the introduction of the ECG feature of the Apple Watch Series 4 in …

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The ECG app and irregular rhythm notification on the Apple Watch are now available throughout Europe and Hong Kong

The ECG apps and irregular rhythm notifications feature can alert users to signs of AFib. Left untreated, AFib is one of the leading causes of stroke, the second most common cause of death in the world. "We've seen the ECG app and irregular rhythm notifications on the Apple Watch have a significant impact on our customers in the United States," …

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watchOS 5.2 is available to all customers today, including ECG support in Europe, more [U: Now Available]

Update: Now Available. The latest version of the Apple Watch operating system, watchOS 5.2, will be available to all customers today. The update should be available wirelessly via the Watch app for iOS soon. This update will be released two days after the release of Apple iOS 12.2, tvOS 12.2 and macOS 10.14.4 for all customers after its special event …

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The Apple Watch ECG is credited with preventing a user from having a stroke

We've heard several reports about the ECG functionality of the Apple Watch to save people's lives. Now, an Apple Watch user in Washington has confirmed his Apple Watch by announcing that his atrial fibrillation has returned. Sylvania HomeKit Light Strip According to local news agencies KIRO Cardiologist Dr. med. Massey of Pacific Medical Centers had taken a patient to the …

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Apple Watch's ECG function has already proven itself – TechCrunch

When Apple announced its latest series 4 with electrocardiogram features, my mother sighed relieved and then put in a memory to order one for my dad. That's because we found out by accident last year that he has atrial fibrillation. Atrial fibrillation is an irregular heartbeat, often too fast a heart rate that can increase the risk of stroke, heart …

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