The Ekg section is equipped with a mobile modern ECG unit with electronic storage and automated diagnostic system. With this device, all the resting-Ekg examinations required in the Hospital are carried out. These are assessed by the internists in the ECG department for patients outside the internal clinic.
A state-of-the-art, digitall, automatic ECG device with a treadmill, had also been financed by the university. Its routine use by Ayder cardiologists has been started in 2016 by the support of Etiopia-Witten visiting cardiologists. This device is particularly important for the selection of patients for heart catheter examination.
The Cardiologist Dr. Abraha Hailu of the Ayder Hospitals Mekelle performing stress-ECG with the treadmill