26 touko Using Beat2Phone ECG with a pacemaker
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Beat2Phone ECG sensor contains a magnet for controlling the charging connector relays.
Warning: Do not place the Beat2Phone sensor closer than 3cm from a pacemaker. The sensor contains a magnet. The pacemaker may enter into asynchronous mode in the presence of a strong magnetic fields. Normal operation usually continues when the magnetic field is removed.
ICD type of pacemakers may halt operation completely in the presence of strong magnetic fields.