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About LifeStar ACT Products

The LifeStar ACT offers broad functionality with its high-performance multi-channel Ambulatory Cardiac Telemetry in one simple-to-use system. The ACT system offers up to 30-days of real-time ECG monitoring.
 ACT III 3-channel Ambulatory cardiac telemetry
LifeStar ACT III Platinum
  • ACT III is the only 3-channel Ambulatory Cardiac Telemetry device providing more views of the heart
  • Device can be used as 24-48 hour Holter and up to 30 days of Ambulatory Cardiac Telemetry
  • Holter report provides sensitive and specific data including QRS analysis, R-R intervals analysis, P-wave recognition, and ST segment analysis
  • Detection of A-Fib, Tachycardia, Bradycardia and Pause
  • Quick turn around time of patient reports
  • Daily Summary and End of Session reports with AF Burden, heart rate histogram and arrhythmia statistics
  • Extended EKG analysis surrounding any episode (by request)
  • Smart•r 7-day Holter analysis (by request)
LifeStar ACT Ex
The LifeStar ACT Ex blends the technology of a 3-channel ambulatory cardiac telemetry platform and remote retrieval of digital Holter data to provide an in-depth arrhythmia diagnosis and management solution in a single easy to use device for the patient. This two part service begins as a 24-48 hour Holter Analysis, and if the Holter is negative, the ACT 3-channel real-time telemetry starts for up to 30 days.
  • ACT auto-trigger/auto-send features for abnormal arrhythmias during Holter analysis period
  • Remote data retrieval using cellular technology for patient convenience and compliance
  • Accurate diagnosis and quantification of AF and other cardiac rhythm disturbance, inclusive of:
    - AF burden
    - Heart rate variability
    - PVC count
    - ST analysis
    - QT analysis 
Standard features
  • Patient-friendly functionality for improved compliance
  • Up to 30 days of retrievable ECG Memory
  • Remotely programmable
  • Automatically records and transmits daily recording
Unique features
  • 24-48 Hour Holter Analysis
  • 3 channel ECG for more specific and sensitive Diagnostic Yields
  • 6 Hour Sensor Memory                                    
ACT Enhanced Daily Reporting Features
  • 24 hour Heart Rate trend report
  • Heart Rate average
  • Arrhythmia sample analysis report (AF, Brady, Tachy and Pause)
  • Number and duration of episodes
  • Daily arrhythmia percentage
  • ECG strip correlating to the baseline, daily, or manual recording and physician notification
  • All other ECG strips available upon request