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Electrocardiogram

Electrocardiogram is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
ECG, EKG.

Common Use:
To evaluate the electrical impulses generated by the heart during the cardiac cycle to assist with diagnosis of cardiac dysrhythmias, blocks, damage, infection, or enlargement.

Area Of Application:
Heart.

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Citation

Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Electrocardiogram." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425375/all/Electrocardiogram.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Electrocardiogram. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425375/all/Electrocardiogram. Accessed April 21, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Electrocardiogram. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425375/all/Electrocardiogram
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Electrocardiogram [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 21]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425375/all/Electrocardiogram.
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