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Update: Cardiac Complications Post-COVID and the need for ECG Monitoring

Commentary by Robert Hauser, MD Chair, Cardiac Insight Scientific Advisory Board   SARS-CoV-2 most notably causes respiratory symptoms, but the virus can infect almost any organ in the body.1 With almost four years of data on the COVID-19 pandemic, physicians and researchers alike are closely monitoring how the disease progresses from short-term infections to long-term… Read more »

Screening for sudden cardiac arrest risks in young athletes

By Abby Massey Director, Clinical Services & Education at Cardiac Insight   Protecting youth by identifying the heart conditions putting them at risk   Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) can occur without warning or prior indication of heart disease. The disrupted blood flow interferes with oxygen delivery to vital organs, which can quickly become fatal if… Read more »

Atrial Fibrillation: Early rhythm control comes of age

Dr. Robert Hauser

Commentary by Robert Hauser, MD Chair, Cardiac Insight Scientific Advisory Board   Clinical atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with increased rates of stroke, heart failure, mortality, hospitalization, and cognitive decline. For years oral anticoagulation and rate control have been the mainstays of treatment. But now, with the advent of new techniques, AF ablation has become… Read more »

Accelerating Results in Cardiac Arrhythmia Diagnostics

A patient wearing Cardea SOLO

Ann Demaree, RN Vice President of Marketing & Business Development   When doctors outsource for test results, the “wait” begins for the provider and staff, as well as for the anxious patient. In many cases, the delay to get the results back is measured in days, but some types of outsourced tests can often take… Read more »

September is National AFib Awareness Month

5 Ways Cardiac Insight is Expanding Access to AFib Diagnosis and Treatment To find the right solution, you must first know a problem exists. During AFib (Atrial Fibrillation) Awareness Month this September, cardiologists, electrophysiologists, clinicians, and the wider cardiology community including Cardiac Insight are raising awareness and a collective voice to ensure the public understands… Read more »

Leading the ECG Analysis Wave

Dr. David Hadley Senior VP of Research & Development   Driving accessibility and adoption of the next generation ECG technology   Waves, whether transmitted through bedrock or heart muscle, often forecast future events. But you must know how to listen and leverage the right technology. Analyzing waves to understand source characteristics has always fascinated me…. Read more »

The Increasingly Mobile “Life” Health Record

Nathan Hutchinson Regional Sales Director   Patient-Focused Care and the Increasingly Mobile “Life” Health Record   The idea of “Continuity of Patient Care” is extending further past the four walls of the hospital, past the physician office or clinic, into the patient’s home and beyond. Patients can access advanced care and testing in a growing… Read more »

Leaning-In During A Crisis

Stacy Sprouse Vice President of Sales   The continued risks and uncertainty of COVID-19 are wreaking havoc on many organizations. The decisions we make today, next week and even next month will have far-reaching impact. In my view, the highest priority is the health and safety of everyone. Clinics and hospitals are temporarily shut down… Read more »

Case Study: Cardea SOLO Detects Paroxysmal AFib On Day 3

Submitted by Cori Pitcher, Certified EKG Technician Amarillo Heart Group, Amarillo, Texas     Figure 4. RhythmSignatures™ scatterplot visualizing Day 3 AF episode   CASE STUDY A 74-year-old female presented to re-establish cardiology care after she was lost to follow-up for 4 years. Patient presented with complaints of right side of her mouth drooping and… Read more »

Cardea SOLO™ is Truly a ‘WIN-WIN-WIN’

Robert Phipps Director, Market Access & Reimbursement The Advantages of All-Inclusive ECG Diagnostic Testing Capabilities for Patients, Physicians, and Payers   The word is getting out! The Cardiac Insight team is proud to support our growing professional medical customer base of dedicated healthcare providers who include the Cardea SOLO™ Arrhythmia Analysis System in their diagnostic… Read more »