The ECG function will appear on the Russian Apple Watch

The innovation includes a heart rate notification function. She will periodically check the rhythm

heart rate in the background and send alerts when an irregular heartbeat is detected due to atrial fibrillation. The corresponding notifications will appear on Apple Watch 3 and above.

Irregular rhythm notification function studiedin the Apple Heart Study, 400,000 participants took part. According to the company, this is the largest study of the cardiovascular system.

According to VNIIMT, a division of Roszdravnadzor, the ECG app and irregular heart rate notification function are not medical devices.

In order to determine the pressures are usedElectrodes embedded in the crystal on the back and in the Digital Crown on Apple Watch Series 4 and later. They work in conjunction with the ECG application and allow the user to obtain an electrocardiogram similar to the results of single-wire ECG monitors.

To measure blood pressure, you need to open the new ECG app on Apple Watch Series 4 and later and hold your finger on the Digital Crown.

What models support ECG app:

  • Apple Watch Series 4
  • Apple Watch Series 5
  • Apple Watch Series 6

We are confident that these features will helpusers to have more informed conversations with doctors. With the ECG app and irregular heart rate alert, customers can better understand their heart health.

Sambul Desai, Apple VP of Health

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