April 1969
Angiology;Apr1969, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p200
Academic Journal
Describes a prototype system for monitoring automatic electrocardiography in the Coronary Care Unit (CCU), a nursing system for providing maximal patient observation and treatment. Efficacy of monitoring equipment designed to prevent life-threatening arrhythmias by extending the detecting ability of the nurse; Importance of the computer program of the system.


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