Holter Monitoring Services

24 HOUR HOLTER MONITORING
30 DAY EVENT MONITORING

Holter and event monitoring are ways to record heartbeats away form the doctor’s office. Each one is a small electrocardiogram (EKG) that you carry with you. The holter monitor records your heartbeats for 24 hours. The event monitor records your irregular heartbeats for up to 30 days. As the symptoms are felt you are asked to activate your monitor to by pressing a small button and to record the event in a daily dairy. While using the monitoring devices avoid electric blankets, magnets, metal detectors, and high voltage areas such as power lines, these may affect the recordings. Try to sleep on your back. Do not take a shower. Be sure to follow your regular daily routine, do not avoid work or exercise.

PREPARATION: None

TEST RESULTS: The results will be interpreted by our cardiologists, and your physician will be sent the test results within 24 hours.