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Which electrode works better potassium chloride or silver chloride for ecg?

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Dr. Mark Gabelman
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Sodium chloride

Nacl sodium chloride commonly known as table salt is an electrical conductor that I have used to assess impulses for an ecg.

In brief: Sodium chloride

Nacl sodium chloride commonly known as table salt is an electrical conductor that I have used to assess impulses for an ecg.
Dr. Mark Gabelman
Dr. Mark Gabelman
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Ecg

You mean electrolyte not electrode.
The electrode is a metal or chemical contact, we use electrolyte between the electrode and the skin to conduct signal more efficiently.

In brief: Ecg

You mean electrolyte not electrode.
The electrode is a metal or chemical contact, we use electrolyte between the electrode and the skin to conduct signal more efficiently.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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Dr. Joseph Shen
Actually Sodium Chloride, or salt water, which is similar to our blood, is the best for better signal acquisition...
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