Role of remote monitoring–derived heart rates in the risk stratification of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: New insights

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      In BC 2600, Gilgamesh, the king of the Mesopotamian Epic of Gilgamesh, lamented the death of his best friend and recorded the passage “I touch his heart but it does not beat at all.”
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      The pulse in ancient medicine: Part 1.
      This passage was felt to be the earliest reference of a pulse, and it reflected intimate knowledge of the heartbeat and mortality.
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