Accession Number:

AD0712447

Title:

ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY AND CARDIAC MONITORING ABOARD A NUCLEAR POWERED SUBMARINE ON PATROL

Descriptive Note:

A case rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SUBMARINE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB GROTON CT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-03-19

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

Directions are given for modifying an oscilloscope for use in taking electrocardiograms in an emergency situation, such as one described in this report where a crew member suffered an acute attack of what appeared myocardial ischemia, possibly actual myocardial infarction, while the submarine was on patrol.

Subject Categories:

  • Biomedical Instrumentation and Bioengineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE