Using Mobile-Based Technology to Detect Arrythmias in Rural India

Soni, Apurv ;   Handorf, Anna ;   Earon, Allison ;   Fahey, Nisha ;   Allison, Jeroan ;   Chon, Ki ;   Napolitano, Craig ;   Chin, Michael ;   Nimbalkar, Somashekhar ;   Thanvi, Sunil ;   McManus, David

Cryptogenic stroke causes major mortality and morbidity in low- and middle-income countries like India; however, prevalence of atrial fibrillation is unknown in these settings. Our pilot study demonstrates feasibility of using mobile-based technology to screen for undiagnosed arrhythmias.