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Exercise ECG/EKG Stress Test

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Cardiac Services

An exercise ECG/EKG (electrocardiogram) stress test measures your heart’s reaction to activity. This pamphlet explains why and how an exercise ECG/EKG stress test is done and what to expect. 

This pamphlet is also available in French: FF85-2095
ECG à l’effort

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