A portable unit for remote monitoring of pacemaker patients.

@article{Barbaro1997APU,
  title={A portable unit for remote monitoring of pacemaker patients.},
  author={Vincenzo Barbaro and Pietro Bartolini and R. Bernarducci},
  journal={Journal of telemedicine and telecare},
  year={1997},
  volume={3 2},
  pages={96-102}
}
The number of people with pacemakers has been steadily increasing over the past 20 years. At present there are about 2,500,000 in the world. All these patients must have a checkup twice a year in hospital, which involves the allocation of significant resources by the national health systems, not to speak of the inconvenience it entails for elderly subjects… CONTINUE READING