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Monitoring and triaging service for your cryptogenic stroke patients
CRYSTAL AF STUDY RESULTS
LONG-TERM CARDIAC MONITORING RECOMMENDED FOR CRYPTOGENIC STROKE PATIENTS
|IIa||B||In stroke patients, additional ECG monitoring by long-term non-invasive ECG monitors or implanted loop recorders should be considered to document silent atrial fibrillation3.|
FOCUSON™ is a monitoring and triaging service designed to help healthcare professionals save time whilst enabling better outcomes.
Our aim is simple: we want to help hospital clinical teams focus on the clinically actionable events transmitted by their patients, which represents just 20% of the total.4
To achieve this, thanks to the cardiac expertise of the FOCUSON™ team, the incoming data is monitored, triaged and reported according to clinic preference: turning cardiac data into timely, actionable insights.
Remote monitoring of patients
The CareLink™ Network receives data from patients with Medtronic implantable cardiac devices.
Monitoring and triaging service
The FOCUSON™ team monitors and triages all incoming CareLink™ data according to hospital customisations. The hospital clinical teams are then alerted about clinically actionable events via telephone, email and the FOCUSON™ Platform.
Hospital clinical teams
Teams are promptly alerted on urgent information, so they have more time to spend with patients and with those that need immediate care.
FOCUSON™ analysis performed by a highly skilled and experienced team of ECG technicians.
FOCUSON™ ENABLES BETTER OUTCOMES
Prompt communication of clinically relevant events enables swift actions to treat patients.
FOCUSON™ EXPANDS ACCESS
Prioritised and proactive communication frees up resources, so more patients can be seen and treated.
Wolf PA, Abbott RD, Kannel WB. Atrial fibrillation: a major contributor to stroke in the elderly. The Framingham Study. Arch Intern Med. 1987 Sep;147(9):1561-4.
Sanna T, Diener HC, Passman RS, et al. Cryptogenic stroke and underlying atrial fibrillation. N Engl J Med. June 26, 2014;370(26):2478-2486.
Kirchhof P, Benussi S, Kotecha D, et al. 2016 ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation developed in collaboration with EACTS. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Nov;50(5):e1-e88. Epub 2016 Sep 23.
Medtronic data on file from more than 500 patients monitored and triaged.
* Based on Kaplan Meier estimates