Apple had teamed up with Stanford Medicine to determine the role of wearables in finding out irregular heart pulses for signs of atrial fibrillation. This eight month study on 400,000 participants has yielded some new results. The results of the study were presented in a conference at the American College of Cardiology, New Orleans. This has invited a wide range of reactions from cardiologists all over. While some have pointed to the large number of participants to be a reason for optimism, others were worried about the number of false alarms it would produce.
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