This ECG Is the Size of a Credit Card

The FDA-cleared device gathers data in 30 seconds, and transfers it to a corresponding smartphone app.

A recent Medgadget article covered the latest in pocket-size medical devices. This one not only fits in your pocket; it fits right in your wallet. The KardiaMobile Card is a credit card-sized ECG that delivers medical-grade, single-lead ECGs in just 30 seconds. It uses Bluetooth technology to connect to a corresponding smartphone app. Users place their thumbs on the card, and the ECG begins recording. Their data can be sent directly to a cardiologist for analysis, monthly heart health reports, and more with a $99/year membership.

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