Medical Technology

An ambitious stroke prevention study tests the Apple Watch’s promise in health

(By Mario Aguilar for STAT)

Currently, millions of people with an irregular heartbeat are told to take expensive blood thinners, which prevent strokes, but also increase the risk of dangerous bleeding. A new study will investigate whether Apple Watches can be used as part of a strategy to minimize use of those medications when they’re not needed. Continue reading here…

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