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e·lec·tro·car·di·o·gram

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-kär′dē-ə-grăm′)
n.
1. A graphic record of heart muscle activity recorded by an electrocardiograph.
2. The procedure performed to produce such a record. In both senses also called cardiogram.
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electrocardiogram

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈkɑːdɪəʊˌɡræm)
n
(Medicine) a tracing of the electric currents that initiate the heartbeat, used to diagnose possible heart disorders. Abbreviation: ECG
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e•lec•tro•car•di•o•gram

(ɪˌlɛk troʊˈkɑr di əˌgræm)

n.
the graphic record produced by an electrocardiograph. Abbr.: EKG, ECG Also called cardiogram.
[1900–05]
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e·lec·tro·car·di·o·gram

(ĭ-lĕk′trō-kär′dē-ə-grăm′)
A recording of the electrical activity of the heart. The electrocardiogram is used by doctors to analyze how well the heart is working and to diagnose abnormal heart rhythms. ♦ The machine used to record an electrocardiogram is called an electrocardiograph.
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electrocardiogram

(ECG) A recording of the pattern of the electrical impulses of a patient’s heart made using electrocardiography
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.electrocardiogram - a graphical recording of the cardiac cycle produced by an electrocardiographelectrocardiogram - 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
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Translations

electrocardiogram

[ɪˌlektrəʊˈkɑːdɪəgræm] Nelectrocardiograma m
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electrocardiogram

[ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈkɑːrdiəʊgræm] nélectrocardiogramme melectro-convulsive therapy ntraitement m par électrochocs, électrochocs mpl
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electrocardiogram

[ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈkɑːdɪəˌgræm] nelettrocardiogramma m
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e·lec·tro·car·di·o·gram

n. electrocardiograma, gráfico de cambios eléctricos que se producen durante las contracciones del músculo cardíaco.
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electrocardiogram (ECG)

n electrocardiograma m (ECG)
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Studies show that primary care physicians interpreting standard 12-lead electrocardiograms that they recorded themselves can be more than 95% proficient, he says, and he provides the information and insights to help then achieve that.
The simulator is designed to generate digital or analog simulated waveforms for electrocardiograms, unipolar or bipolar electrograms or cardiac activation maps.
One app creates an electrocardiogram, similar to traditional electrocardiograms, to detect the presence of atrial fibrillation and regular heart rhythm, while the other app analyzes pulse rate data to identify irregular heart rhythms suggestive of atrial fibrillation and notify the user.
Like most VSD closures, his almost certainly was performed through a right ventriculotomy, and all of his electrocardiograms (ECGs) demonstrated the resulting right bundle branch block (Figure 1).
Electrocardiograms were recorded on these calves in calm and quite surroundings using Magic RX (a) electrocardiographic machine at a paper speed of 25 mm per second and amplitude of 1 mV per 10 mm.
Initial guidelines required documented, polymorphic ventricular tachycardia or fibrillation, a family history of sudden cardiac death ([less than or equal to] 45 years old), coved-type electrocardiograms in family members, syncope, or nocturnal agonal respiration in addition to the type 1 BEP for a diagnosis of Brugada syndrome (BrS) [2-4].
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If you have chest pain or other symptoms that may indicate a heart issue, there is no doubt that tests like electrocardiograms, echocardiograms, and calcium scoring (see our chart on page 6 to find out what these tests involve) can help determine your risk for heart disease, assess your heart condition, and guide your treatment.
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In this lecture, students will be able to see for themselves the complexity of "excitation propagation," a phenomenon whereby electric stimulation from pacemaker cells spreads throughout the heart, with a stereoscopic, 360-degree view utilizing VR, allowing them to understand how electrocardiograms are created through this process.