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Monitoring your heart rhythm when you go home.

Although the device is monitoring your heart rhythm continuously, it can be manually activated to record a short segment of your heart rhythm when you are experiencing symptoms. We can then use this recording to determine if your symptoms are due to an abnormal heart rhythm. Our pacemaker technicians will explain to you how to manually activate your implantable loop recorder.

If you experience one of your episodes when you are back at home, please call our department and we arrange for the device to be checked. 

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Our Research

Melbourne Heart Rhythm has an international reputation as one of the centers of excellence in cardiac arrhythmia research in Australasia and the world.

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Our Team

Our friendly team are committed to providing excellence in patient care. They are all well qualified and knowledgeable about patients and their cardiac conditions.

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To learn about common arrhythmias and our cardiac procedures, visit  our Cardiovascular Library for more information.

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About Us


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Melbourne Heart Rhythm is the arrhythmia service at the Department of Cardiology at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. We are comprised of a team of highly trained and dedicated health care professionals specializing in heart rhythm management. We have a strong focus on patient education and patient centered care. Our arrhythmia specialists have an international reputation of excellence in arrhythmia research and clinical arrhythmia management.