Standardization in Performing and Interpreting Electrocardiograms

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      Excellence in recording and interpretation of electrocardiogram (ECG) is a necessity for optimal electrocardiography. This includes data to properly interpret the ECG, including data on age, gender, cardiovascular diagnosis, medications, abnormal laboratory findings (eg, data on electrolytes), and the indications for the electrocardiogram. The ECG needs to be performed by a qualified technician and interpreted by an experienced physician.


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