Role of 24-hour ambulatory electrocardiographic monitoring in a general hospital.

Abstract

During 1976, 24-hour ambulatory electrocardiographic (ECG) monitoring was available to all physicians at this hospital, and 281 patients were investigated by 322 recordings. Cardiac arrhythmias requiring treatment were detected in 100 patients (36%). Some presented after symptoms such as faintness, giddiness, palpitations, collapse, or fits, but ominous… (More)

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@article{McLeod1978RoleO2, title={Role of 24-hour ambulatory electrocardiographic monitoring in a general hospital.}, author={Adam McLeod and Doug Jewitt}, journal={British medical journal}, year={1978}, volume={1 6121}, pages={1197-9} }