HeartWatch cardiac-event recorder

HeartWatch® cardiac-event recorder

Cardiology A dual-electrode, cardiac-monitoring device worn on the wrist and activated for recording transient cardiac events–eg, arrhythmias, palpitations, dizziness and SOB, as Sx occur for later evaluation of EKGs. See Holter monitoring.
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