APPLICATION NOTE 6501

Electrocardiogram User Manual - Explanation on basics and how to use hSP to measure ECG


Abstract: An electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) is the measurement and graphicalrepresentation, with respect to time, of the electrical signals associatedwith the heart muscles. This document will explain some medical fundamentals and then show how Maxim hSP can be set up to measure electrocardiogram signals.