Einthoven


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Einthoven

(Dutch ˈɛɪnthoːvə)
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(Biography) Willem. 1860–1927, Dutch physiologist. A pioneer of electrocardiography, he was awarded the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine in 1924
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Noun1.Einthoven - Dutch physiologist who devised the first electrocardiograph (1860-1927)
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Einthoven coined the term electrocardiogram in 1893.
Willem Einthoven, inventor of the EKG, devised a way to transmit data over telephone lines.
By 1903 Einthoven had modified existing galvanometers in a way that they could be used to detect the small electrical currents in the heart.
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After Einthoven described the electrocardiogram in 1902, hospitals did not rush to buy one as rapidly as they had purchased x-ray machines in 1897.