ekg ekg

Definition(s):

  • (n) a graphical recording of the cardiac cycle produced by an electrocardiograph

Synonym(s)

News

  • Doctors screen local athletes

    A medical student measures a high school student Saturday during the free sports physicals and EKG event offered through Weirton Medical Center and WesBanco. As a result of the event, the hospital was able to provide tests to more than 200 student-athletes from West Virginia, Ohio and Pennsylvania.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Weirton Daily Times

Quotes

  1. In his AMA speech, Obama described that fee-for-service system as one that rewards the "quantity of care rather than the quality of care," adding: "That pushes you, the doctor . . . to order that extra MRI or EKG, even if it's not necessary."
    on Jun 19, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  2. "While we have conducted a successful proof-of-concept at this stage, we are confident this program will be especially effective because of what we have learned from similar programs we have pioneered, such as Tele-EKG," said Kishore Rachapudi,...
    on Mar 11, 2009 By: Kishore Kumar Source: Equity Bulls

  3. "They did an EKG here and he was fine. I think they brought him over [to the hospital] for precautionary reasons to make sure he's all right. It's something he's been dealing with since he was a little itty, bitty dude," Theriot said. "I...
    on Feb 23, 2008 By: Ryan Theriot Source: Anaheim Angels

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