In 2019 (on National Coffee Day!) the skeptical cardiologist revealed that he was a coffee snob and addict. Despite my love of coffee, as a scientist, I try to approach
The skeptical cardiologist woke up in the middle of the night recently and noted that every 30 seconds or so he felt like someone or something had briefly squeezed his
Alivecor’s AI V2: Upgraded AI-powered Algorithm Will Identify PVCs and PACs Thereby Reducing Unclassified Mobile ECGs
I’ve been using Alivecor’s Kardia personal ECG to help manage my patients with atrial fibrillation for 7 years now. Early on I pointed out (see here) that Kardia was easily
In the last few weeks the skeptical cardiologist has had a run on patients with premature atrial contractions (PACs). I’ve discussed in detail premature ventricular contractions (PVCs) here and here.
The skeptical cardiologist has many patients who are successfully using their AliveCor/Kardia devices to monitor for episodes of atrial fibrillation (afib). However, a significant number of patients who have had
Anthony C. Pearson M.D., F.A.C.C. is a cardiologist, musician, writer and a regular columnist at MedPage Today