gegen den Zusammenschluß der beiden anderen Elektroden abgeleitet.

English translation: shunted to the interconnection of the two other electrodes

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German term or phrase:gegen den Zusammenschluß der beiden anderen Elektroden abgeleitet
English translation:shunted to the interconnection of the two other electrodes
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17:26 Aug 7, 2001
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German term or phrase: gegen den Zusammenschluß der beiden anderen Elektroden abgeleitet.
Bei den unipolaren Goldberger-Ableitung wird jeweils eine Extremität (z.B. der rechte Arm bei aVr) gegen den Zusammenschluß der beiden anderen Elektroden abgeleitet.
Desre Derda
Switzerland
Local time: 01:31
shunted to the interconnection of the two other electrodes
Explanation:
Ableiten means to shunt. Your sentence:

In unipolar Goldberger leads, one limb (e.g., the right arm in aVR) is shunted respectively to the interconnection of the two other electrodes.

aVR is the lead to the right wrist (see second link)

See first link for explanation and illustration of unipolar leads in EKG

See second link for general explanation of electrocardiograms

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shunted to the interconnection of the two other electrodes


Explanation:
Ableiten means to shunt. Your sentence:

In unipolar Goldberger leads, one limb (e.g., the right arm in aVR) is shunted respectively to the interconnection of the two other electrodes.

aVR is the lead to the right wrist (see second link)

See first link for explanation and illustration of unipolar leads in EKG

See second link for general explanation of electrocardiograms




    Reference: http://www.usfca.edu/fac-staff/ritter/ekg.htm
    Reference: http://www.eelab.usyd.edu.au/ELEC3801/notes/ecg.htm
Marcus Malabad
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