Electrocardiograph vs. Electrocardiogram

Electrocardiograph vs. Electrocardiogram — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Electrocardiograph and Electrocardiogram

Electrocardiographnoun

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.

Electrocardiogramnoun

A graphic record of heart muscle activity recorded by an electrocardiograph.

Electrocardiographnoun

a device used in the diagnosis and detection of heart abnormalities that measures electric potentials on the surface of the body and creates a record (electrocardiogram) of the electrical currents associated with heart muscle activity

Electrocardiogramnoun

The procedure performed to produce such a record. In both senses also called cardiogram.

Electrocardiographnoun

medical instrument that records electric currents associated with contractions of the heart

Electrocardiogramnoun

(cardiology) The visual output that an electrocardiograph produces

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Electrocardiogramnoun

a graphical recording of the cardiac cycle produced by an electrocardiograph