Asked by: Waldir Ramanujamasked in category: General Last Updated: 8th February, 2020
How much is an ECG?
Keeping this in consideration, what does an ECG test for?
Electrocardiogram (ECG) and high blood pressure. An electrocardiogram (ECG) is a test which measures the electrical activity of your heart to show whether or not it is working normally. An ECG records the heart's rhythm and activity on a moving strip of paper or a line on a screen.
Beside above, can I request an ECG? An ECG may be requested by a heart specialist (cardiologist) or any doctor who thinks you might have a problem with your heart, including your GP. The test can be carried out by a specially trained healthcare professional at a hospital, a clinic or at your GP surgery.
People also ask, where can I go for an ECG test?
During the ECG An electrocardiogram can be done in a doctor's office or hospital and is often performed by a technician.
How long does it take to have an ECG?
This type of ECG usually takes 5 to 10 minutes. ambulatory ECG – if you have an ambulatory or Holter ECG you wear a portable recording device for at least 24 hours.