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Johnson & Johnson launches Heartline study with Apple Watch

Tuesday 25 February 2020 | 18:24 CET | News
Johnson & Johnson announced that the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, in collaboration with Apple, opened enrollment for the Heartline Study. The study is designed to explore if the Heartline Study app on iPhone and heart health features on Apple Watch can improve health outcomes, including reducing the risk of stroke, with earlier detection of atrial fibrillation (AFib). AFib, a common form of irregular heart rhythm, is a leading cause of stroke in the US. To enroll in the Heartline Study, individuals must be age 65 or older, a US resident, have Original (traditional)

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