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 rotations
Detailed explanations and practice problems in the different areas of ECG interpretation
Comprehensive 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
James Keogh is on the faculty of St. Peter's College and Columbia University. He is the author of more than 60 books, including Schaum's Outline of Pharmacology and Pharmacology DeMystified. Dana Reed is the Critical Care Educator at the Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey. He is a nationally certified critical care R.N., and holds a seat on the Board of Directors for the Northern New Jersey chapter of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses and the Bergen-Passaic Nurse Educators.
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