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What is the importance of ECG to diagnose every heart disease?
7 doctors weighed in

Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Primary yardstick
This is the starting place.
There are more definitive metrics such as echo-cardiogram;however let's do the basics first.

In brief: Primary yardstick
This is the starting place.
There are more definitive metrics such as echo-cardiogram;however let's do the basics first.
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Ecg
The ECG is diagnostic for cardiac rhythm, it is indicative of other things.
After history and physical exam it is one of the first basic tests we use. Other tests are more informative for things other than rhythm.

In brief: Ecg
The ECG is diagnostic for cardiac rhythm, it is indicative of other things.
After history and physical exam it is one of the first basic tests we use. Other tests are more informative for things other than rhythm.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: It can't
It can give us valuable clues but if it did everything there would be no other tests.

In brief: It can't
It can give us valuable clues but if it did everything there would be no other tests.
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch
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