CARDIOGRAM

n. a record which shows cardiovascular muscle activity - that is, the heartbeat pattern and pumping action of heart muscle. An electrocardiogram, for example, records the electrical activity observed in the heart. See cardiograph. Also cardiography.

CARDIOGRAM: "A cardiogram is a diagnostic tool used to detect a possible heart disorder."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CARDIOGRAM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cardiogram/ (accessed February 23, 2020).
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