Activity

Activity ID

3783

Expires

January 29, 2022

Format Type

Enduring

CME Credit

0.5

Fee

$30
CME Provider

JAMA

Description

Saved by a Fitbit. Technology is developing at a pace far exceeding its application in medical care. An exception is in consumer devices, which as long as they do not hold themselves out as diagnostic tools, can apply as many technologies to wearable devices as companies want to put into them. In this episode we discuss how a clinician used a wearable device to diagnose his father’s rapid heart rates consistent with dangerous cardiac arrhythmias.

Disclaimers
1. This activity is accredited by the American Medical Association.
2. This activity is free to AMA members.

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Educational Objectives

To understand available wearable technology and how it can be applied to medicine.

Keywords

Cardiology, Mobile Health and Telemedicine, Rhythm Disorders

Competencies

Medical Knowledge, Patient Care & Procedural Skills

CME Credit Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

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