Holter monitoring is a portable electrocardiogram (EKG) that provides a continuous recording of heart rhythm during normal activity. The monitor is non-invasive and is usually worn for 24 hours to obtain a recording of a complete day. It measures the electrical activity of the heart while patients perform everyday activities.
Holter monitoring is used to determine how the heart responds to normal activity. Holter monitoring is also used:
- To see how the heart responds
- To determine Cardiac medication
- After a heart attack
- To diagnose an abnormal or dangerous heart rhythm
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location: South Seminole Hospital