Notice: Users may be experiencing issues with displaying some pages on stanfordhealthcare.org. We are working closely with our technical teams to resolve the issue as quickly as possible. Thank you for your patience.
A heart monitor is a recording of all your heart beats in a 24-hour period. We attach some sticky pads to your chest and you wear a small recording box on your waist. Sometimes, we use a monitor that can stay on for longer, even up to a month.
Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.
Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.