Cardiovascular Medicine Book


Holter Monitor

Aka: Holter Monitor, Continuous EKG Monitor, Continuous ECG Monitor
  1. See Also
    1. Event Monitor
  2. Indications: Frequent or predictable episodes
    1. Syncope or Near-Syncope
    2. Palpitations
  3. Description
    1. Ambulatory EKG monitor worn by patient
    2. Records continuously for 24 to 48 hours
    3. Patient keeps a diary of symptoms during monitoring
  4. Advantages
    1. Continuous recording if episode occurs while monitored
  5. Disadvantages
    1. Limited recording time may miss intermittent episodes

Holter Monitors (C0182920)

Concepts Medical Device (T074)
SnomedCT 86184003
English Holter Monitors, Recorders, Long-Term, ECG, Portable, Electrocardiographic monitor and recorder, device, holter monitors, holter monitor, holters monitor, Electrocardiographic monitor and recorder, Holter monitor, Electrocardiographic monitor and recorder, device (physical object)
Spanish monitor Holter, monitor y registrador electrocardiográfico (objeto físico), monitor y registrador electrocardiográfico
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

Continuous ECG monitoring (C0420200)

Concepts Therapeutic or Preventive Procedure (T061)
SnomedCT 266706003, 182804003, 151131007
English Continuous ECG monitoring (regime/therapy), continuous electrocardiogram monitoring, continuous electrocardiogram monitoring (procedure), continuous ECG monitoring, ECG monitoring (& continuous), ECG monitoring (& continuous) (regime/therapy), Continuous electrocardiogram monitoring, Continuous electrocardiogram monitoring (procedure), Continuous ECG monitoring, Continuous ECG monitoring (procedure)
Spanish control electrocardiográfico continuo, control ECG continuo, control electrocardiográfico continuo (procedimiento), control electrocardiográfico continuo (régimen/tratamiento)
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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