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How to interpret holter monitor results

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
Cardiology 40 years experience
Holter: An interpretation requires review of all of the text that you refer to her as well as the relevant ECG strips and any submitted a diary record
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ahlering
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Talk to your Doctor: Holter Monitor used to look for abnormal heartbeats or patterns of heartbeats. They are often missed on basic ecg(EKG). The causes and types of findin... Read More
Dr. John Ahlering
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Talk to your Doctor: Holter Monitor used to look for abnormal heartbeats or patterns of heartbeats. They are often missed on basic ecg(EKG). The causes and types of findin... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
R-r interval: An ECG has various titled waves. The R wave is part of ventricular depolarization. The r to r interval is the time between ventricular depolarizations... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
Pediatrics 36 years experience
No: No. Your holter said average 54 bpm, that means sometimes it was higher, sometimes it was lower. If your heart rate is 48 BPM and you have no symptoms... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
On a public forum: On a public forum, we don't know the details. Sounds like the report is saying that the doctor saw the patient's notes but did not see unusual events ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Ganji
Specializes in Cardiology - Cardiac Electrophysiology
Palpitation: If you are diagnosed with extra beats (Premature atrial or ventricular contractions) and if you are vey symptomatic, doctors sometimes Rx a beta block... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajiva Goyal
Cardiac Electrophysiology 35 years experience
Depends: Usually a physician orders a holter if you have palpitations. If you had palpitations during the holter recording and no abnormality is noted then th... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 23 years experience
Holter monitor: Records all heart rhythm data for period worn. Doesn't provide information about coronary arteries or heart function or valves.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 46 years experience
PAC stands: For premature atrial contractions. Aberrancy probably means conduction abnormality. Tachycardia means rapid heart rate >100. Both of these are "... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Tachy cardia: Having PVC's does happen. If you are not having fainting spells then course of action with Toprol reasonable. Taking Magnesium glycinate and CoQ 10 ca... Read More
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