The Meaning Of Unusual EKG ResultsDocument Transcript
The Meaning Of Unusual EKG ResultsMany physicians cant live without EKGs as a preventative-screening tool for those accompanied byfamily history of cardiovascular disease. While a healthy personality does not need an EKG as a partof an annual test , many physicians may possibly recommend an EKG if they have concerns. Eachtime a patient complains involving chest pain, palpitations potentially other indicators involving heartproblems, the physician will want to recommend an immediate EKG test. Depending on theharshness of the situation, your doctor probably will refer you to an area testing center immediately orask you to base the next available consultation.An abnormal EKG is determined by comparing the actual of your EKG graph with a standardpotentially normal heart graph. Spikes and dips within the graph will be referred to as P, QR and PRbesides other similar acronyms. General EKG readings explain to a slight flat-dip concerningcontractions and relaxations. If these flat-dips are not present, it is typically an indication of a muchmore serious problem. Normal EKG readings will have surges and dips as.Myocardial defects, body valve disease, growth of the heart, puffiness of the heart, coronary heart ,and past, might be or impending strokes are only a few of the problems that EKGs can help to feel.The conditions in which the EKG is performed can also impact on the accuracy together with theresults. Some cardiovascular disease are not present every single time and therefore may not comein EKG results. In instances where heart problems are suspected but not detected on the EKG, aHolter monitor may be appropriate. This monitor is also worn, usually for period of 24 toward 48 hoursand may serve as a type of mini-EKG tested. The patient wears the monitor at home and it routinelyrecords heart pursuits. Doctors also advice that the patient be positive during the exam for the reasonany muscle tremulous or contractions can adjust the results and give you an inaccurate reading thematerial.