ECG

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ECG

 (ē′sē′jē′)
n. Chiefly British
1. An electrocardiogram.
2. An electrocardiograph.

ECG

abbreviation for
1. (Medicine) electrocardiogram
2. (Medicine) electrocardiograph

ECG

1. electrocardiogram.
2. electrocardiograph.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ECG - a graphical recording of the cardiac cycle produced by an electrocardiographECG - a graphical recording of the cardiac cycle produced by an electrocardiograph
checkup, health check, medical, medical checkup, medical exam, medical examination - a thorough physical examination; includes a variety of tests depending on the age and sex and health of the person
graph, graphical record - a visual representation of the relations between certain quantities plotted with reference to a set of axes
Translations

ECG

N ABBR =electrocardiogram, electrocardiographECG m

ECG

[ˌiːsiːˈdʒiː] n abbr (=electrocardiogram) → ECG m(= électrocardiogramme)

ECG

abbr of electrocardiogramEKG nt

ECG

V. electrocardiogram.
References in periodicals archive ?
His innovative research made possible the stress test or exercise electrocardiogram (ECG) test, commonly requested worldwide to evaluate patients suspected to have blockages in their heart arteries.
This manual contains 41 labs in exercise physiology, exercise testing, and physical fitness, focusing on aerobic fitness; fatigue thresholds; muscular strength, endurance, and power; body composition and build; and flexibility; as well as participation health screening, medical clearance and informed consent, measuring heart rate and blood pressure, resting and exercise electrocardiogram, and pulmonary function.
This does not detract from the value of the exercise stress test in patients with stable chest pain (14) in confirming symptoms, detecting severe disease and in determining safe levels of exercise in subjects with CAD, provided the user understands the limitations of the exercise electrocardiogram and the high rate of false positive and false negative tests (15,16).