The ideal review for your ECG interpretation course
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Comprehensive explanations of the various topics covered in ECG interpretation courses Relevant examples and extensive end-of-chapter exercises motivate you to understand new material and reinforce acquired skills Supports the following courses:Medical/surgical nursing and all clinical rotationsDetailed explanations and practice problems in the different areas of ECG interpretationComprehensive review of specialized topics such as cardiac anatomy and physiology, arrhythmias, and blockages Instruction on obtaining and interpreting rhythm strips and a 12-Lead ECG
Jim Keogh is on the faculty of Columbia University teaching courses in its technology certification program. He has spent 15 years developing computer systems for major Wall Street firms such as Salomen, Inc. and Bear Stearns and has written several best-selling books for Prentice Hall and IDG.
Chapter 1. Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 2. Electrophysiology Chapter 3. Waveforms and Complexes Chapter 4. Equipment and Monitor Chapter 5. Analyzing a rhythm strip Chapter 6. Sinus Chapter 7. Atrial Arrhytmias Chapter 8. Junctional rhythms Chapter 9. AV Blocks Chapter 10. Ventricular Arrthymias Chapter 11. Pacemakers Chapter 12. Emergency Management