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Ecg Lead Fallback; Ecg Lead Placements - Philips MP2 Instructions For Use Manual

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6 ECG, Arrhythmia, ST and QT Monitoring
ECG Leads Monitored
If you are using
a 3-electrode set
a 5-electrode set
a 6-electrode set
a 6-electrode set with the
Hexad algorithm
a 10-electrode set
an EASI 5-electrode set
Changing Lead Sets
To change the ECG lead set,
When adding leads: place the additional electrodes as required - the monitor automatically
recognizes the new lead placement.
When removing leads: there are two possibilities - removing the complete chest leads block or
removing individual leads. If you unplug the chest lead block from the trunk cable connector, the
monitor will automatically recognize the new lead placement. Remove individual leads by
removing the electrodes. The monitor will issue a
the
Setup ECG

ECG Lead Fallback

If fallback is configured on and there is a leads off INOP in the primary lead (and in the secondary
lead, if you are using multi-lead monitoring) for longer than 10 seconds, and if another lead is available,
this available lead automatically becomes the primary lead. This is known as lead fallback. When the
Leads Off condition is corrected, the leads are automatically switched back.
This setting can only be changed in Configuration Mode.

ECG Lead Placements

The labels and colors of the ECG electrodes differ according to the standards that apply for your
hospital. The electrode placement illustrations in this chapter use the AAMI labels and colors.
Electrode labels
AAMI
RA
LA
LL
RL
V
V1/Va
V2/Vb
V3
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these leads are available:
I, II, III
I, II, III, aVR, aVL, aVF, V, MCL, Va
I, II, III, aVR, aVL, aVF, Va, Vb
I, II, III, aVR, aVL, aVF, V1, V2, V3, V4, V5, V6
Two V leads are directly measured and four are derived.
I, II, III, aVR, aVL, aVF, V1, V2, V3, V4, V5, V6
I, II, III, aVR, aVL, aVF, V1, V2, V3, V4, V5, V6
menu and the INOP message will disappear.
EASI
IEC
I
R
S
L
A
F
N
N
E
C
C1/Ca
C2/Cb
C3
Lead Off
INOP message; select
Electrode colors
AAMI
IEC
White
Red
Black
Yellow
Red
Green
Green
Black
Brown
White
Brown/Red
White/Red
Brown/Yellow
White/Yellow
Brown/Green
White/Green
New Lead Setup
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