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Dr. Dwyer joins Coala Life Inc. as new Chief Medical Officer

Coala Life today is pleased to announce the appointment of Jerome V. Dwyer, MD, MBA as Chief Medical Officer – Coala Life, Inc. Dr. Dwyer will oversee the continued development of Coala’s patient-centric solutions that use smart algorithms to digitally transform the field of cardiac diagnostics and help win the battle against the world’s leading …

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Change of hearts: Transition of Coala Life US leadership.

Amy Davalle has been appointed the new President of Coala Life US. Amy joins the team to continue the scale-up of the US business. She brings very strong medical device expertise and leadership honed through her years at Guidant, Boston Scientific, Abbott, as well as, through senior positions within the start-up community.   Philip Siberg, co-founder …

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Introducing Managed RPM by Coala

Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) is now a well-established methodology with clear benefits for patients and providers. Yet maintaining program compliance may be challenging and resource-intensive. With Managed RPM by Coala® clinics can now run RPM with minimal operational burden, while benefiting from better healthcare outcomes, patient satisfaction, and favorable revenues. Managed RPM by Coala® is a new turn-key solution offered …

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Managing Palpitation Patients with the Coala

Coala now has a clinical protocol for long term monitoring of patients with palpitations and other symptoms related to arrhythmia.  Long term monitoring with Coala can help detect, diagnose and help eliminate palpitations, reduce symptoms and improve patient quality of life. This clinical protocol and workflow was created by Dr. Azadeh Beheshtian, Avicenna Cardiology. Read …

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Coala introduces more advancements for the heart

Introducing the new Coala Monitoring Report – enhanced to provide physicians with a comprehensive summary of Coala generated data. The report is customizable and can be created on-demand at any time. An ideal tool to effectively track ECG and patient-reported symptoms, to support diagnosis, and document 30-day Event or long-term RPM billing. Coala is the ideal …

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The long-term solution for stressed New York hearts

Avicenna Cardiology is located on Park Avenue in Manhattan, New York. The clinic is led by Dr. Azadeh Beheshtian, board certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Beheshtian specializes in interventional cardiology and peripheral artery disease, providing top-quality heart care and promoting self-preventive cardiology. Avicenna has launched …

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Leading cardiology clinics in Tampa roll out Coala Heart Monitor program

Tampa Cardiovascular Associates is one of the leading cardiovascular groups on the east coast of Florida. The physicians and employees of Tampa Cardiovascular Associates are committed to providing their patients with the best available programs for the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of artery and vein diseases. The Coala Heart Monitor is now available for prescription …

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Q&A with Dr. Carina Carnlöf, lead investigator of the RedHeart study

In the recently published RedHeart Study the Coala Heart Monitor was used to remotely monitor 821 women with palpitation issues for 60 days. Over 200,000 individual ECG strips were analyzed. The direct ECG response of the Coala Heart Monitor contributed to reduced levels of anxiety, depression and symptoms of palpitations. The direct ECG response of …

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Coala and RedHeart Study in MediBlurb podcast

Listen to Dr. Jim Dwyer in MediBlurb podcast discuss the results from the RedHeart Study. The foundings show that having instant feedback from ECG recordings by the Coala Heart Monitor during symptoms, decreased not only the degree of palpitation symptoms, but also depression and anxiety. In addition, there was improvement in reported health-related quality of …

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RedHeart study proves improved health-related quality of life (HRQOL) using the Coala groundbreaking digital technology

Largest clinical study to date on women-only demonstrates that ECG with real-time response to patients helps reduce symptoms of palpitations and increase quality of life. PRESS RELEASE, Uppsala, Sweden, March 17, 2021 – Coala Life today announced the results of the RedHeart Study where the Coala Heart Monitor (“Coala”) was used to evaluate 821 women …

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Coala Life launches first direct-to-patient telecardiology service

Coala Connect Rx service enables patients to virtually be prescribed a Coala Heart Monitor. The service is covered by most US healthcare plans and offered in partnership with US cardiologists. Irvine, CA, December 9, 2020 / PRN – Coala Life, the award-winning Swedish innovator of real-time remote cardiac monitoring solutions announces the launch of Coala …

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First patient-reported feasibility study of Coala published in BMJ

In the recently published TEASE-study (BMJ Open, Aug 2020) the Coala Heart Monitor was used to evaluate 100 patients over 28 days following cryptogenic stroke. The second publication (BMJ Open, Oct 2020) now reports the results of the patients’ own stated experience of using the Coala. In summary, the stroke patients reported very high satisfaction …

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Coala screens athletic students returning back from COVID-19

Broken Arrow is one of the largest public-school districts in Oklahoma. As students returns back from testing positive for COVID-19, the High School now uses the Coala as a part of the return-to-play process. ”When approached about the Coala, we thought this would be a great thing to have at the high school in all …

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

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 …

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Scientific publication in the British Medical Journal proves the efficacy of Coala Heart Monitor as part of cryptogenic stroke management

Uppsala, Sweden, October 07, 2020 – Coala Life, today announced the results of a late-breaking trial on cryptogenic stroke (stroke of unknown cause) patients. In the TEASE-study, recently published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ Open, Aug 2020), the Coala Heart Monitor was used to evaluate 100 patients after cryptogenic stroke. Patients were recruited from two …

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Perry Virtual clinical study starts patient recruitment

Perry Virtual is the first rural healthcare program using real-time monitoring solutions for high-risk patients with COPD and cardiovascular disease. The clinical study is targeting rural patients in the US using the Coala Heart Monitor to remotely follow rural patients long-term from the safety of their own homes. “We are pioneering rural health by providing …