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Phone app recognizes heart attacks with accuracy of an ECG

Phone app recognizes heart attacks with accuracy of an ECG

Researchers from the Intermountain Medical Center (IMC) Heart Institute in the United States have found that a newly developed smartphone application known as AliveCor can detect serious heart attacks almost as accurately as an ECG. The application’s focus is on detecting a …Continue reading

Pakistani-origin physician gets $4m for cutting-edge research on heart transplantation

Pakistani-origin physician-scientist Dr. Faisal H. Cheema and his colleague Dr. Jeffrey A. Morgan at the Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Heart Institute in Houston have received $4 million in funding to lead cutting-edge research on heart transplantation. The scientists will use …Continue reading

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