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Left arm positive, right arm negative

Lead 1

2

Left arm negative, left leg positive

Lead 3

3

Right arm negative, left leg positive

Lead 2

4

Left foot as positive, both arms as negative

AVF

5

Right arm positive, left arm and leg negative

AVR

6

Left arm positive, left leg and right arm negative

AVL

7

The six limb leads consist of

I, II, III, and the augmented leads AVF, AVR, AVL

8

Leads I and AVL are called

Lateral leads

9

Leads II, III, AVF are called

Inferior leads

10

If leads V1 through V6 are spokes of a wheel, the center of the wheel is the...

AV node

11

Leads V1 and V2 are called the...

Right chest lead

12

V5 and V6 are called the

Left chest leads

13

V3 and V4 are the

Septal leads

14

12 lead EKG consists of

6 limb leads, 6 chest leads