II. Indications: Frequent or predictable episodes

III. Description

  1. Ambulatory EKG monitor worn by patient
  2. Records continuously for 24 to 48 hours
  3. Patient keeps a diary of symptoms during monitoring

IV. Advantages

  1. Continuous recording if episode occurs while monitored

V. Disadvantages

  1. Limited recording time may miss intermittent episodes

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