vectorcardiography

vectorcardiography

[vek-ter-kahr-dee-og-ruh-fee]
noun
a method of determining the direction and magnitude of the electrical forces of the heart.

Origin:
vector + cardiography

vectorcardiographic [vek-ter-kahr-dee-uh-graf-ik] , adjective
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vectorcardiography vec·tor·car·di·og·ra·phy (věk'tər-kär'dē-ŏg'rə-fē)
n.

  1. Electrocardiography in which the heart's activation currents are represented by vector loops.

  2. The study and interpretation of vectorcardiograms.

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