Re: difference between ECG and EKG?

Discussion in 'Health and medical' started by Don Kirkman, Aug 22, 2003.

  1. Don Kirkman

    Don Kirkman Guest

    It seems to me I heard somewhere that jimbo wrote in article
    <[email protected]>:

    >I was wondering if someone could tell me
    >the difference between a ECG and EKG?


    ECG is English, EKG is German though widely used elsewhere because
    German medicine is the best known in some parts of the world.

    >I have been told they are the same thing
    >but am unsure? Do they measure the same
    >thing?


    Can't say anything about measurements, but I suspect that depends on the
    equipment and protocols, not on the name of the test.
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    Don
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