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I have a heart recorder hooked up to me right now and I'm concerned the leads are not properly attached. I looked up the manual for the monitor and the diagram showing where the leads should be attached is very different from how they are attached to me.

I will tell my doctor about this when I bring it back in tomorrow, but I would like to know how this kind of incorrect attachment can affect the test results.
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replied November 11th, 2018
Yes incorrect attachment of leads can lead to false results. You need to consult the medical and technical staff that advise you on the proper attachment of these leads so that they can be put in the proper place for accurate readings.


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replied November 15th, 2018
Is it possible that they attached them in a way that works but is just not the way that the manual says to attach them?

Would it be more helpful if a I posted a picture of my torso with the leads attached?
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