An electrocardiogram recorded at a distance from the subject being tested; for example, the electrocardiogram obtained through telemetry, or, as with a galvanometer in the laboratory, being connected by a wire with the patient in another room.
[G. tēle, distant, + electrocardiogram]
telecardiogram(tel?e-kar'de-o-gram?) [ tele- + cardiogram]
A cardiogram that records at a distance from the patient. The signal is transmitted electronically to the recording device.Synonym: telelectrocardiogram