HUAWEI Heart Study
WHAT IS IT?
HOW DID THEY DO IT?
Mobile Health Technology for AF Screening in China
USING Photopletysmography (PPG) - based devices from HUAWEI
Guo et al. JACC 2019.
Confirmation and Follow-up of individuals with 'SUSPECTED AF'
Incidence of 'SUSPECTED' and 'IDENTIFIED' AF increased with age. Of those with identified AF, 80% of high-risk patients were anticoagulated.
Smart Device based PPG Technology
could be a feasible approach for
This would help efforts at screening and detection of AF, as well as early interventions to reduce stroke and other AFrelated complications.