Will the electrocardiograph replace the electrocardiographer?

  title={Will the electrocardiograph replace the electrocardiographer?},
  author={P M Rautaharju},
  journal={Journal of electrocardiology},
  volume={26 Suppl},
Professional groups, endorsed by individual cardiologists involved in the practice of electrocardiology, have recently issued official policy statements declaring that there is no computer program for electrocardiographic interpretation that can replace interpretation by a skilled physician, and consequently, all computer electrocardiographic interpretations require careful overreading by a physician qualified to interpret electrocardiograms (ECGs). A somewhat different point of view is… CONTINUE READING