telecardiography

telecardiography

 [tel″ĕ-kahr″de-og´rah-fe]
the recording of an electrocardiogram by transmission of impulses to a site at a distance from the patient.

telecardiography

(tĕl″ĕ-kăr″dē-ŏg′ră-fē) [″ + ″ + graphein, to write]
The process of taking telecardiograms.
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Telecardiography is a method that should be used primarily together with anamnesis and physical examination, however its diagnostic specificity is quite low (5).
Telecardiography, electrocardiography, echocardiography and cervical Doppler US imagings were normal.
Cardiomegaly was defined as measurement of the cardiothoracic ratio at >50% on telecardiography. A standard 12-lead electrocardiography (ECG) was recorded and analyzed for rhythm disturbances and ventricular hypertrophy findings.
Telecardiography, echocardiography and cardiac enzymes were found to be normal.
The subtheme of types of telehealth was identified from the category of phone/fax, MMS, cardiography screening, internet/website, teleconference, distance health education, and telecardiography.
Telecardiography revealed a cardiothoracic ratio of 0.48 and bronchovasculary appearance was normal (Figure 1).
A 2/6 systolic murmur along the left upper sternal border was heard at physical examination; cardiomegaly and an increase of pulmonary vascularity were observed with the help of telecardiography. Echocardiographic investigation showed left and right ventricle enlargement, and 8-mm defect between the ascending aorta, and the pulmonary artery and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).
Telecardiography was remarkable with a cardiac silhouette filling almost all portions of middle and lower parts of thorax on the right side.
In all cases with GISM detailed cardiovascular examination including telecardiography, electrocardiography and echocardiography was performed.