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Cardiology: digital solutions support those coping with chronic illness

03.02.2020

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All health data in one hand: A digitized cardiology can reach more patients who would otherwise have no possibility to reach a doctor.

Digital health in cardiology is on the horizon

Products and Exhibitors related to cardiology

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The FibriCheck app aims to detect cardiac arrhythmias by measuring light absorption (symbol picture).

Cardiology: Ready for the future

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Will we collect cardiology data "like in one's sleep" with wearables soon? Time will tell, but it would improve the comprehensive care for patients with chronic heart diseases.

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