/ New Tech in Apple Watch Notifies Users About Irregular Heartbeat

The Quint : Mar 18, 2019, 04:23 PM

Apple Watch can detect and notify users when they experience irregular heart rhythms, finds study demonstrating the ability of wearable technology to detect atrial fibrillation. The performance & accuracy we observed in this study provides important information as we seek to understand the potential impact of wearable technology on the health system. The pulse detection algorithm has 71 percent positive value.