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EKG

Donna D'Alessandro, M.D.
Susan Kinzer, M.P.H.
Peer Review Status: Internally Reviewed
Creation Date: October 2002
Last Revision Date: October 2002


Common Questions, Quick Answers

What is an EKG?

Why does my child need an EKG?

What are the benefits?

What are the risks?

Is it painful?

How do we prepare for an EKG?

How is an EKG done?

What care will my child need after the EKG?

What do the results mean?

When should I call the doctor?

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