Fully Digital Self-Screening for Atrial Fibrillation with Patch Electrocardiogram

Dr Dominik Linz (Maastricht University Medical Center+, NL) is joined by Dr Dan Atar (University of Oslo, NO) and Dr Edvard Sandberg (Sorlandet Hospital, NO) to discuss their February 2023 article published in EP Europace, ‘Fully digital self-screening for atrial fibrillation with patch electrocardiogram’.

Dr Sandberg presents a summary of the findings of this trial, outlining the current global landscape, guidelines, and feasibility for digital atrial fibrillation self-screening in 2023. Dr Linz, Atar and Sandberg then go on to discuss the details of the trial, including the patient uptake, the impact of coronavirus and CHA₂DS₂-VASc scores.