Detecting atrial fibrillation with mobile rhythm patch

Detecting atrial fibrillation early with mobile rhythm patch

Interview with Professor Rolf Wachter, Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Leipzig


Image: A smiling doctor with glasses - Prof. Rolf Wachter; Copyright: Universitätsklinikum Leipzig

Prof. Rolf Wachter

Image: a technical band aid; Copyright: Williamson Adams

An ECG recording unit is integrated into the rhythm patch, which continuously records the heartbeat for a fortnight.

Image: Kyra Molinari; Copyright: Stefan Gersema