Tag Archive: ECG

Feb 13

Which suggests that they do not require further testing.

A new study published online February 5, 2014 in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology has shed light on which low–risk patients who have inconclusive exercise ECG tests might safely avoid additional downstream imaging tests to detect potential CAD. Senior author Dr Ron Blankstein (Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA said that patients …

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Feb 03

ECG can be a marker for future sudden cardiac death

All school children enrolling for competitive games should have their ECG done. Padma Shri & Dr. B C Roy National Awardee, Dr. K K Aggarwal, President Heart Care Foundation of India, said that routine ECG, if read correctly, can be used as a marker for sudden cardiac death, especially in children. Dr. Aggarwal who is …

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