FDA clears first AI-powered mobile app to catch heart murmurs
May 7, 2019
By Neozene

Following years in development, the FDA has cleared a web-based solution that uses artificial intelligence to detect and classify the sounds of potentially dangerous heart murmurs using a digital stethoscope. While physicians have been manually listening to chest and heart sounds to screen for disease for centuries, the platform developed by eMurmur allows doctors, nurses and other practitioners to employ their smartphones—allowing for greater accuracy anywhere without the need of a trained specialist. Using a third-party digital stethoscope, the recording is uploaded via the company’s mobile app to a HIPAA-compliant

Read More