Silent electrode

silent electrode --> indifferent electrode

In unipolar electrocardiography, a remote electrode placed either upon a single limb or connected with the central terminal and paired with an exploring electrode; the indifferent electrode is supposed to contribute little or nothing to the resulting record.

Synonym: dispersing electrode, silent electrode.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Silent_electrode&oldid=17506"
First | Previous (Silent area) | Next (Silent gap) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.