The vest has 250 electrodes
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View the vest helping doctors diagnose heart defects

Doctors have praised a new vest which enables them to treat patients more successfully by detecting heart defects.

Cardiologists at Imperial College Healthcare Trust are the first to test the device, which contains 250 electrodes and more accurately pinpoints the source of extra heart beats.

Jane Dreaper reports.

  • 29 Mar 2013
  • From the section Health
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