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4: ECG Monitoring
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If needed, select the appropriate ECG wave size and press the Menu Select button.
NOTE: When you select the ECG wave size for a certain lead, all instances of that lead adjust to the selected size.
For example, if you have Lead II selected for both Wave Sectors 1 and 2, and you change the size in Wave
Sector 1, Wave Sector 2's size changes automatically.
Figure 43
Displayed Waves
NOTES: Selecting the
clipping the wave sector.
Adjusting the ECG wave size on the display only affects the wave size on the display for viewing. It does
not affect the ECG signal used for arrhythmia analysis. Detected R-Waves for Synchronized
Cardioversion and Demand Pacing are also unaffected by the ECG wave size.
Dashed Lines
A dashed line on your ECG display indicates that you have an invalid ECG signal in the wave sector. You
can either troubleshoot the currently selected lead to solve the problem
Problems"
To replace a dashed line with a different lead:
In Wave Sector 1 - use the Lead Select button to cycle through available leads and select an
appropriate lead.
OR
Use the Displayed Wave menu (see above) to select an appropriate lead.
NOTE: When using a 3-Lead cable, dashed lines will briefly occur with a change of the selected lead.
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Wave Menus
Wave 1
Wave 1
Wave 2
Wave 3
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size, automatically adjusts the ECG size to the maximum size allowed without
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II Size
Pads
I
II
III
aVR
aVL
aVF
V
(Table 45 "ECG Monitoring
Monitor View
x4
x2
x1
x1/2
x1/4
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