Published on in Vol 3 , No 1 (2019) :Jan-Jun

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/13850, first published .
Accuracy and Usability of a Novel Algorithm for Detection of Irregular Pulse Using a Smartwatch Among Older Adults: Observational Study

Accuracy and Usability of a Novel Algorithm for Detection of Irregular Pulse Using a Smartwatch Among Older Adults: Observational Study

Accuracy and Usability of a Novel Algorithm for Detection of Irregular Pulse Using a Smartwatch Among Older Adults: Observational Study

Eric Y Ding 1 , MSc ;   Dong Han 2 , BSc ;   Cody Whitcomb 3 , BSc ;   Syed Khairul Bashar 2 , BSc ;   Oluwaseun Adaramola 3 , MD ;   Apurv Soni 1 , BSc ;   Jane Saczynski 4 , PhD ;   Timothy P Fitzgibbons 3 , MD, PhD ;   Majaz Moonis 5 , MD ;   Steven A Lubitz 6 , MD, MPH ;   Darleen Lessard 1 , MSc ;   Mellanie True Hills 7 , BSc ;   Bruce Barton 1 , PhD ;   Ki Chon 2 , PhD ;   David D McManus 3 , MD, MSci

1 Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences , University of Massachusetts Medical School , Worcester , MA , US

2 Department of Biomedical Engineering , University of Connecticut , Storrs , CT , US

3 Division of Cardiology , Department of Medicine , University of Massachusetts Medical School , Worcester , MA , US

4 Department of Pharmacy and Health Systems Sciences , Northeastern University , Boston , MA , US

5 Department of Neurology , University of Massachusetts Medical School , Worcester , MA , US

6 Cardiovascular Research Center , Massachusetts General Hospital , Boston , MA , US

7 StopAfib.org , American Foundation for Women's Health , Decatur , TX , US

Corresponding Author:

  • Eric Y Ding, MSc
  • Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
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  • Email: eric.ding@umassmed.edu