vectorcardiography

[ vek-ter-kahr-dee-og-ruh-fee ]
/ ˌvɛk tərˌkɑr diˈɒg rə fi /

noun

a method of determining the direction and magnitude of the electrical forces of the heart.

Origin of vectorcardiography

vector + cardiography

Related forms

vec·tor·car·di·o·graph·ic [vek-ter-kahr-dee-uh-graf-ik] /ˌvɛk tərˌkɑr di əˈgræf ɪk/, adjective
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Medicine definitions for vectorcardiography

vectorcardiography

[ vĕk′tər-kär′dē-ŏgrə-fē ]

n.

Electrocardiography in which the heart's activation currents are represented by vector loops.
The study and interpretation of vectorcardiograms.

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