Dr. Kastner, Salzburg — ECG


Each heart­beat gene­ra­tes a weak cur­rent that is recor­ded by elec­tro­car­dio­gra­phy (ECG) and pro­vi­des infor­ma­ti­on about the electri­cal acti­vi­ty of the heart.

What can be asses­sed with an ECG?

  • Heart rhythm and heart rate

  • Elec­to­ly­tic dis­tur­ban­ce in the blood (pot­as­si­um, calcium)

  • Chan­ges due to medication

  • Heart mus­cle inflammation

  • Dise­a­ses of the coro­na­ry ves­sels (cal­ci­fi­ca­ti­ons)

  • Cir­cu­la­to­ry dis­or­ders of the heart muscle

  • Heart attack

  • Atri­al fibrillation

General practitioner Dr. Kastner, Salzburg / Riedenburg / Maxglan