Keys to the Cart: May 15, 2017

published 2 years ago by Ed Nemergut and Robert Thiele (presented by the IARS)

Line Isolation Monitor; Microshock; Macroshock

And we are back welcome to another exciting edition of keys to the car a weekly openness is a podcast where we review several IT key words and just a couple of minutes. My name is doctor alley battle and I'm in this is the I'll just at the university of Virginia. Today we will be reviewing a great key where that was requested by one of our listeners. So are you ready to unlock some knowledge. Our first keyword today by popular request is lying isolation monitor. But first let's discuss why this monitor is so important. A shot can occur when there is body contact between 2 different conductive materials that have different voltage potentials leading to a complete circuit and result in shock. For example a grounded patient with neutral vaulted makes contact with the non neutral voltage potential conductive material such as 120 volt standard wall outlet. Then in the electrical current passes into the patient that electrical current can be defined as I ...

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