Holter monitor

What is Holter monitor?

Holter monitor is a portable device for continuously monitoring various electrical activity of the cardiovascular system for at least 24 hours. It is commonly used for monitoring heart activity it can also be used for monitoring brain activity.

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What can cause EKG changes? I have had many EKGs and then went I went for pre- surgery screening I had slight EKG changes. And they said a right...

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Hi. So after a clear echo and ekg we are moving to a Holter monitor to figure out my palpatations and tight chest. An added dificulty is that I am...

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I am currently wearing a holter monitor I have had 1 episode of chest pain and palpitations not at the same time while being monitored will the...

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Depends on 24 hour ECG findings

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The best variant is when the patient has his typical complaints (e.g. chest pain...

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