• What Is an Electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG) Test?

    www.webmd.com/heart-disease/electrocardiogram An electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG) is a test that checks for problems with the electrical activity of your heart. An EKG translates the heart's electrical activity ...
  • What Is an Electrocardiogram? - NHLBI, NIH

    www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/ekg An electrocardiogram (e-lek-tro-KAR-de-o-gram), also called an EKG or ECG, is a simple, painless test that records the heart's electrical activity.
  • Electrocardiogram: Learn What the Results Mean

    www.medicinenet.com/electrocardiogram_ecg_or_ekg/article.htm Read about the Electrocardiogram (ECG, EKG) procedure used to reflect underlying heart conditions such as angina, occurrence of a prior heart attack or of an evolving ...
    • Electrocardiograms | definition of Electrocardiograms by ...

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Electrocardiograms electrocardiogram (ECG, EKG) [e-lek″tro-kahr´de-o-gram″] the record produced by electrocardiography; a tracing representing the heart's electrical action derived ...
    • Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG)

      www.heart.org/HEARTORG/.../Electrocardiogram-ECG-or-EKG_UCM_309050_Article.jsp The American Heart Association explains an electrocardiogram (EKG or ECG) is a test that measures the electrical activity of the heartbeat.
    • Electrocardiogram: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003868.htm Electrocardiogram. An electrocardiogram (ECG) is a test that records the electrical activity of the heart. How the Test is Performed. You will be asked ...
    • Electrocardiography - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electrocardiograms Electrocardiography (ECG or EKG*) is the process of recording the electrical activity of the heart over a period of time using electrodes placed on a patient's body.