How Do You Place Holter Monitor Leads?

When attaching Holter monitor leads to a patient, place the white lead on the sternum’s right manubrial border, place the red lead on the left anterior axillary line at the sixth rib, and position the black lead on the sternum’s left manubrial border, advises Advanced Cardiac Monitoring. Locate the xiphoid process, and position the brown lead around 1 inch to its right.

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