Tag: Mayo Clinic

May 4, 2022 0

Mayo breakthrough in single-lead ECG tracings from an Apple Watch

By CH Unnikrishnan

The single lead ECG tracing gains significance as a standard ECG uses 12 electrode leads strategically placed on a person’s chest, arms and legs to create a tracing used to evaluate the heart’s electrical signals. A previous Mayo research showed that the 12-lead ECG and AI algorithm can identify a weak heart pump. However, this information is useful to clinicians in an office setting.

March 25, 2022 0

New antibody test to diagnose multiple sclerosis

By Team FM

The new diagnostic test that detects oligoclonal bands in cerebrospinal fluid requires about four hours of analytical processing. Mayo study validates a diagnostic value of 0.1 milligrams per deciliter to measure kappa free light chains.