Adult PE foam ECG Electrode

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Model Number: NH-784553

Brand: Niche Healthcare

ECG electrodes stay securely on the skin, yet remove cleanly with our top quality adhesive.
Clear tracing every time with our high performance, specially formulated gel with extended surface area.
Flexible lead wire attachment with our perforated strip backing.
Easy removal with full-edge lift tab.
Flexible, fluid-resistant foam material.


Cat. No.
Qty/case (pcs)
PE foam
Dia. 55mm
PE foam
Dia. 50mm


Electrocardiogram (ECG) electrodes are medical devices used to detect and record the electrical activity of the heart. PE foam refers to polyethylene foam, and “Adult PE foam ECG Electrode” likely indicates ECG electrodes designed for adult patients with a foam backing made from polyethylene material. These electrodes are commonly used in healthcare settings for cardiac monitoring, diagnostics, and during various medical procedures.

Here are some key features and considerations regarding Adult PE foam ECG Electrodes:

Material – PE Foam:

The backing material of these electrodes is made of polyethylene (PE) foam. Polyethylene foam is known for its softness, flexibility, and ability to conform to the skin’s contours.

Adhesive Properties:

The electrodes typically have an adhesive gel or solid conductive adhesive that adheres to the patient’s skin securely. The adhesive ensures good skin contact for accurate and reliable ECG readings.

Conductive Elements:

ECG electrodes contain conductive elements that transmit the electrical signals from the patient’s skin to the ECG machine. These elements are typically made of conductive materials such as silver/silver chloride.

Single-Use or Disposable:

Many ECG electrodes, including those with PE foam backing, are designed for single-use to maintain hygiene and prevent cross-contamination. Disposable electrodes are discarded after each use.


ECG electrodes come in various shapes and sizes to accommodate different lead placements and patient sizes. The term “Adult” suggests that these electrodes are specifically designed for adult patients.

Low Impedance:

The electrodes are designed to have low impedance to ensure a good electrical connection between the patient’s skin and the ECG machine.


Some ECG electrodes are radiolucent, meaning they do not interfere with X-ray imaging, allowing for diagnostic imaging without the need to remove the electrodes.


The adhesive used in ECG electrodes is often hypoallergenic to minimize the risk of skin irritation or allergic reactions.

Storage and Handling:

ECG electrodes should be stored in a cool, dry place, and proper handling is important to maintain their effectiveness. Follow the manufacturer’s recommendations for storage and use.

It’s important to note that specific product features can vary among manufacturers, and healthcare professionals should choose electrodes based on the requirements of the clinical setting and patient population. Following the manufacturer’s instructions for application, usage, and disposal is crucial for obtaining accurate ECG readings and ensuring patient safety.


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