Understanding the Need for 12 Lead EKGs
Looking at the Heart from Different Angles
To illustrate this point, consider this:
- There are 12 windows to look through to see the heart.
- Depending on which window you look through, you will
see a different view.
- The Electrodes are the stickies or the eyes. “The sticky sees”
- Suppose you are buying a house and wanted to show your
friends what it looked like.
- A picture would give them some idea of the size and shape of the