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Can an EKG detect irregular heartbeat?

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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Yes

Only if it occurs during the few seconds that the ECG study samples.
An event recorder may sample thousands to hundred of thousands to millions of heart cycles thus increasing the probability to discover abnormal heart beats over time.

In brief: Yes

Only if it occurs during the few seconds that the ECG study samples.
An event recorder may sample thousands to hundred of thousands to millions of heart cycles thus increasing the probability to discover abnormal heart beats over time.
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Sure

Depends how long you use it.
This can be 5 seconds, or minutes, or one day or one week or even longer...

In brief: Sure

Depends how long you use it.
This can be 5 seconds, or minutes, or one day or one week or even longer...
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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