vectorcardiogram


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vectorcardiogram

 (VCG) [vek″tor-kahr´de-o-gram″]
a graphic representation of the magnitude and direction of the action currents of the heart, in the form of a vector loop. See also vectorcardiography.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

vec·tor·car·di·o·gram

(vek'tŏr-kar'dē-ō-gram),
A graphic representation of the instant-to-instant magnitude and direction of the heart's action currents in the form of vector loops.
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vec·tor·car·di·o·gram

(vek'tŏr-kahr'dē-ō-gram)
A graphic representation of the magnitude and direction of the heart's action currents in the form of vector loops.
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(1988) Vectorcardiogram synthesized from a 12-lead ECG: superiority of the inverse Dower matrix.
Pahlm, "Vectorcardiogram synthesized from a 12-lead ECG: superiority of the inverse Dower matrix," Journal of Electrocardiology, vol.
Reproducibility of measurements of ventricular activation time using the signal-averaged Frank vectorcardiogram. Am J Cardiol 1986; 57: 156-60.