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EKG ELECTRODE [1 record]

Record 1 2010-08-11


Subject field(s)
  • Medical and Surgical Equipment

[A] small device that is placed on the body to detect the electrical activity of the heart.


[ECG pads]are placed on the body and connected to wires (leads) that lead into an ECG machine (electrocardiograph), which displays the information on a bedside monitor and/or prints it.


  • Équipement médico-chirurgical


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