Woman holding grey and white Coala Heart Monitor with front up

Late-breaking trial proves the efficacy of Coala as part of stroke management
– Dr Magnusson discusses TEASE-study findings

10/07/2020

In the recently published TEASE-study (BMJ Open, Aug 2020) the Coala Heart Monitor was used to evaluate 100 patients after cryptogenic stroke. Patients were recruited from two stroke units that underwent scheduled monitoring twice daily, and when symptoms occurred, for 28 days. The monitoring detected previously undiagnosed atrial fibrillation in 9% of the patients, at a mean …