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Synonyms for cardiograph

medical instrument that records electric currents associated with contractions of the heart

a medical instrument that measures the mechanical force of cardiac contractions and the amount of blood passing through the heart during a specified period by measuring the recoil of the body as blood is pumped from the ventricles

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For example, these are modern ultrasound machines, mammography, digital X-ray equipment, a gamma camera, magnetic cardiographs, a new generation of test systems for screening for HIV-AIDS, and more.
Having reliable network performance allows the hospital to plan the implementation of new services such as VoIP, in addition to an increasingly wide range of network-supported applications that improve medical care: "Today we provide all cardiographs digitally, but in the future we intend to extend the connection to other devices," says Mr.
In addition to being the worldwide leader for automated external defibrillators (AEDs), Philips also offers advanced life support (ALS) monitors, cardiographs, cardiology informatics, cardiac imaging systems and temperature modulation therapy to help give patients the best cardiac care possible.
Philips PageWriter Trim: Philips new series of 12-lead diagnostic cardiographs dramatically streamline the way ECGs are taken, read, stored and transmitted.
The key design goal, adding AUDICOR heart sounds detection and enhanced ECG algorithms to the cardiographs customers already own, was definitely a technical and workflow challenge the team successfully addressed.
They have received two Catalyst fund grants for a $2,500 each to purchase basic diagnostic and intervention equipment such as EKG cardiographs, external defribillators, otoscopes or pulse oximeters.
Designed with alarms and algorithms that are consistent with Philips' patient monitors and cardiographs, the HeartStart MRx is optimized for a variety of uses, including crash cart defibrillator, critical care transport monitor, cardioverter, pacer and AED.