eCardio Launches NEW Atrial Fibrillation Information System (AFIS(TM))
First Comprehensive Software Application to Offer Single Platform for AF Patient Management
“Managing patients with atrial fibrillation is a daunting task, requiring the physician to evaluate numerous data sources, such as films, sonogram images and ECG reports,” noted Nassir Marrouche, MD, Director of the Atrial Fibrillation Program at the
Designed specifically to meet the needs of electrophysiologists in academic medicine, AFIS(TM) captures imaging, monitoring, procedural reports, clinic notes and patient history to provide clinicians with the most longitudinal data set on which to render treatment decisions. AFIS(TM) provides multi-factorial analysis tools for:
- Data mining for clinical research;
- Participation in the first international AF Registry;
- Calculation of left atrial scar; and
- Clinical management of the AF patient.
AFIS(TM) has been developed in collaboration with the
- Nassir Marrouche, MD, Chair, Director of the Atrial Fibrillation Program,
University of UtahSchool of Medicine
Oussama Wazni, MD, Electrophysiology Lab Director, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Kalyanam Shivkumar, MD, PhD, Director of the Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, UCLA School of Medicine
Edward Gerstenfeld, MD, Cardiovascular Division, University of PennsylvaniaSchool of Medicine
- Professor Dr.
Johannes Brachmann, MD, Chief of Cardiology, Med Klinik Klinikum Coburg
Nathan Segerson, MD, Kitsap Cardiology Consultants
AFIS(TM) will be installed at a select number of institutions in 2009 and will be available at additional centers next year.
About eCardio Diagnostics
eCardio Diagnostics, www.ecardio.com, is the nation’s leading provider of comprehensive and advanced technologies, devices, services and solutions for the diagnosis, monitoring and subsequent clinical management of cardiac arrhythmias, predominantly in the ambulatory setting. eCardio provides leading-edge diagnostic innovations and solutions that optimize the flexibility, speed and accuracy of cardiac arrhythmia diagnoses–contributing to the timeliest, most effective and appropriate management of cardiac patients.
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