Even slight changes of the rhythm of the pulse can indicate the presence of one of the diseases of the cardiovascular system. This is indicated by the results of the work of experts from the University of Munich.
Stability of heart is a very important parameter affecting the health of the whole organism. In the parameters, reflecting cardiac output and conductivity of the myocardium, the doctors can tell about the General condition of the cardiovascular system.
"Through studies of the frequency of heartbeats can be diagnose many diseases at early stages of development" - say the researchers. Moreover, the pulse is possible even to suspect the presence of cancer. In a number of malignant diseases the pulse may be reduced by 30%.
Further research in this area will help in saving lives of a huge number of people, according to Georg Schmidt, the author of the study from the University of Munich.