electrocardiographic(redirected from electrocardiographic monitoring)
An instrument used in the detection and diagnosis of heart abnormalities that measures electrical potentials on the body surface and generates a record of the electrical currents associated with heart muscle activity. Also called cardiograph.
e·lec′tro·car′di·o·graph′ic (-grăf′ĭk) adj.
e·lec′tro·car′di·og′ra·phy (-kär′dē-ŏg′rə-fē) n.
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|Adj.||1.||electrocardiographic - of or relating to an electrocardiograph|
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