It's 220V in most of the world. Half that in USA and (I think) in CA. Some other countries might differ - Google will tell...
Depending on country and age of property, there may be differences in how well earthed systems are...
Quite a bit of not-so-high-grade evidence out there that there's no benefit in keeping patients in for ECGs at all if the initial one is normal. Not very easy to get ethical approval for better studies, I guess ;-)
I recall seeing something a long time ago about how there's never even been any benefit shown (not even a case report) of going to hospital at all following a short-duration (single contact) household voltage without any symptoms/signs such as loss of consciousness, pain at site not in contact with the current source, palpitations. I may have a copy of this - I'll look - but I saw it in the days before I scanned stuff, so it will need a search through the attic...
6 yr old twins, both very rambunctious, one put bobby pin into a household
socket and other tried to take it out. Both of them suffered superficial
electrical burns in the palm. No exit burns on the opposite side.
Unwitnessed burns basically
Since it is a household socket I assume it wont be more than 220 V
Apart from the wound care , do you observe these patients for 12 to 24
hours for serial EKGs /CKs. When I look at the literature, some of the
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