electrocardiograph

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electrocardiograph

an instrument for recording the electrical activity of the heart

electrocardiograph

[i‚lek·trō′kärd·ē·ə‚graf]
(medicine)
The instrument used to obtain anelectrocardiogram.
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Keywords: Anterior wall myocardial infarction, Left anterior descending artery occlusion, 12-lead ECG.
In only 4 athletes, the responsible cardiovascular diseases could be reliably detected by history, physical exam or 12-lead ECG.
First-degree SA nodal block is undetectable on a 12-lead ECG as the SA nodal impulse does not generate any detectable depolarization.
The principal finding of our study is that fQRS on standard 12-lead ECG was related with coronary collateral circulation in patients with chronic total occluded coronary artery and no history of previous Ml.
The hypothesis was that SA-ECG parameters can be predicted from 12-lead ECG variables in post-infarction heart failure patients.
A STUDY OF CONSISTENT PRECISE ELECTROCARDIOGRAPH LEAD PLACEMENT FOR 12-LEAD ECG FOR MORE ACCURATE DIAGNOSIS.
Taking the Mystery Out of 12-Lead ECG Interpretation (#100135) This 8-hour DVD program presents basic concepts about the flow of electrical activity through the heart and how it is recorded by the 12-leads in normal and abnormal ECG waves, anatomy of a 12-lead ECG, how to block, and identification of myocardial ischemia, injury and infarction.
Also, it is troubling that the authors close the article with "it is important to rule out cardiac disease in this patient before he is discharged, by means of resting 12-lead ECG, serum biomarkers, echocardiography, and so on.
This Clinical Inquiry organizes a rational approach to tachycardia, which is frequently an incidental and asymptomatic finding on patient intake, The recommendation of evaluating a 12-lead ECG for sinus vs non-sinus tachycardia, then further investigating underlying causes, helps frame the workup in an approachable manner.
The traditional method included a self-study module, a brief lecture and demonstration by an instructor, and hands-on experience using a plastic manikin and a real 12-lead ECG machine in the learning laboratory.