magnetocardiograph


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magnetocardiograph

An obsolete device used to record the heart’s magnetic field, which is identical topographically to the ionic field recorded by the electrocardiograph.
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The discovery was made using a machine called a magnetocardiograph, which uses a strong magnetic field to record heartbeats.
A team of scientists and engineers from Hitachi, Ltd., and Hitachi High-Technologies Corp., both of Tokyo, has created the Magnetocardiograph, MC-6400 to alleviate this problem.
The latest to be advised on its float on AIM is CardioMag Imaging which designs, manufactures and markets cardiac diagnostic devices called Magnetocardiographs.