electrocardiograph electrocardiograph

Definition(s):

  • (n) medical instrument that records electric currents associated with contractions of the heart

Usage(s):

  1. By using a medical term, Geithner gave the impression that he had some fiscal electrocardiograph that could be strapped to banks to chart the strength of their accounts.
  2. When the patients were hitched up to the electrocardiograph, the doctors deliberately stirred up their emotions.
  3. Until such prevision becomes possible, doctors must rely heavily on the electrocardiograph, which, although not much of a predictor, is a smart detective.

News

  1. Welch Allyn introduces two ECG devices

    SKANEATELES FALLS — Welch Allyn, a medical-device maker based in Skaneateles Falls, today announced the availability of two “connectivity-ready” electrocardiograph (ECG) devices in the U.S.
    on July 16, 2013     Source: Central New York Business Journal

  2. Welch Allyn Introduces Two Connectivity-Ready Electrocardiograph Devices in the United States

    Welch Allyn, a leading medical diagnostic device company that specializes in helping clinicians improve patient outcomes, today announced the availability of two connectivity-ready electrocardiograph devices in the United States.
    on July 15, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Epiphany Cardio and Mortara Instrument, Inc. offer Modality Worklists for Bi-directional Electrocardiograph, Stress ...

    Epiphany Cardio and Mortara Instrument, Inc. offer Modality Worklists for Bi-directional Electrocardiograph, Stress Testing, and Holter Monitoring Device Communications With modality worklists, demographic and order information from the HIS (Hospital Information System) or EMR (Electronic Medical Record) can now be securely transferred between Epiphany’s Cardio Server and Mortara’s complete line ...
    on July 14, 2013     Source: Beaumont Enterprise

Quotes

  • "We have started placing ECG (electrocardiograph) machines in general practitioners' clinics, where (cardiac) tests can be administered. The reports are sent to us over custom-built software," Shetty says.
    on Feb 17, 2008 By: Shetty Source: Livemint

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