22 Printing the ECG Waveform
MECG waveform on its own
DECG and MECG waveforms
When the recorder is on, there are two choices for printing the ECG wave:
printout mode. The real-time fetal trace recording is temporarily interrupted while the ECG strip
prints. A new MECG header is printed to mark where the MECG wave starts, and a new trace
header and FHR header mark when the fetal trace resumes.
: This recording mode gives you a six-second ECG strip on the fetal trace paper in fast