U.S. Vice-President Dick Cheney has checked into a Washington, D.C. hospital after his doctors detected an abnormal heartbeat on Wednesday morning (15Oct08).
Cheney, who has a history of heart problems, is to undergo a procedure at George Washington University Hospital.
President George W. Bush insists his sidekick is going to be "fine".
Bush says, "He's confident, doctors are confident, I'm confident."