electrocardiograph

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e·lec·tro·car·di·o·graph

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-kär′dē-ə-grăf′)
n.
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·o·graph′i·cal·ly adv.
e·lec′tro·car′di·og′ra·phy (-kär′dē-ŏg′rə-fē) n.

electrocardiograph

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈkɑːdɪəʊˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf)
n
(Medicine) an instrument for recording the electrical activity of the heart. Abbreviation: ECG
eˌlectroˌcardioˈgraphic adj
eˌlectroˌcardioˈgraphically adv
electrocardiography n

e•lec•tro•car•di•o•graph

(ɪˌlɛk troʊˈkɑr di əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf)

n.
a galvanometric device that detects variations in the electric potential that triggers the heartbeat, used to evaluate the heart's health. Abbr.: EKG, ECG
[1910–15]
e•lec`tro•car`di•o•graph′ic (-ˈgræf ɪk) adj.
e•lec`tro•car`di•og′ra•phy (-ˈɒg rə fi) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.electrocardiograph - medical instrument that records electric currents associated with contractions of the heartelectrocardiograph - medical instrument that records electric currents associated with contractions of the heart
cardiac monitor, heart monitor - a piece of electronic equipment for continual observation of the function of the heart
medical instrument - instrument used in the practice of medicine
Translations

electrocardiograph

[ɪˌlektrəʊˈkɑːdɪəgræf] Nelectrocardiógrafo m

electrocardiograph

[ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈkɑːdɪəˌgræf] nelettrocardiografo

e·lec·tro·car·di·o·graph

n. electrocardiógrafo, instrumento para registrar las variaciones eléctricas del músculo cardíaco en acción.
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Carter, "Anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the pulmonary trunk demonstrated by electrocardiographically gated computed tomography coronary angiography," Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings, vol.
Electrocardiographically diagnosed LVH by SLVA [greater than or equal to] 35 mm was present in 71 subjects (9.0%), of whom 21 subjects had LVH with echocardiography diagnosis.
Heart rate was measured electrocardiographically using a Powerlab 26T (ADI instruments, 26T, Australia) and calculated as the number of R-R intervals within one minute.
Atrial fibrillations were electrocardiographically characterized by fine 'f wave oscillations and 'P' was difficult to appreciate (Fig.
Bengel, "Reference ranges for LVEF and LV volumes from electrocardiographically gated [sup.82]Rb cardiac PET/CT using commercially available software," Journal of Nuclear Medicine, vol.
We electrocardiographically synchronized the heart CT and calculated each CACS via reconstruction (Wizard; Siemens, Erlangen, Germany).
In Pakistan, to the best of our knowledge, no study has been conducted on the electrocardiographically observed changes in Beta TM patients and their association with iron load.
[sup][15],[33] BrS is characterized electrocardiographically by an accentuated J wave resembling incomplete or complete right branch bundle block (commonly called coved-type ST segment elevation) in the right precordial leads (V1-V3).
One group was patients without any evidence of coronary heart disease clinically or electrocardiographically. They were considered as control group.