After you're finished using a Holter or event monitor, you'll return it to your doctor's office or the place where you picked it up.
If you were using an implantable loop recorder, your doctor will need to remove it from your chest. He or she will discuss the procedure with you.
Your doctor will tell you when to expect the results. Once your doctor has reviewed the recordings, he or she will discuss the results with you.
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