BN.com Gift Guide

ECG in Emergency Medicine and Acute Care

Paperback (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $69.05
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 5%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (5) from $69.05   
  • New (4) from $69.05   
  • Used (1) from $136.98   

Overview

ECG in Emergency Medicine and Acute Care provides a comprehensive, clinically relevant resource on electrocardiography for those who care for patients in the emergency setting. The book provides succinct information on ECG abnormalities and their etiologic differential diagnoses; diagnostic criteria for the ECG manifestations of various clinical diseases/ entities; and many 12-lead ECG examples for review.

· Offers expert guidance from a premier editorial team.

· Includes description/pathophysiology · causes · ECG findings · differential diagnosis/hints · and ECG examples in the Electrocardiographic Manifestations of Disease section.

· Features a consistent chapter organization that follows a specific outline, ensuring consistent, reliable information throughout.

· Uses over 450 illustrations, including a multitude of 12-lead examples for review—making this resource ideal for board preparation.

· And much more.

Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
I think this book is value for money and would be of use both as a revison and as a reference book for ED staff at all levels.

Emergency Medicine Australasia 2006

Journal of Emergency Medicine
In summary, this is the finest available ECG book that I have seen.
Emergency Medicine Australasia

I think this book is value for money and would be of use both as a revison and as a reference book for ED staff at all levels.
(2006)

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780323018111
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 10/13/2004
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 416
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Standard 12-lead electrocardiogram : principles and techniques 3
2 The normal electrocardiogram and its interpretation 6
3 Variants of normal 12
4 Electrode misplacement and artifact 16
5 The pediatric electrocardiogram 22
6 Dysrhythmias at normal rates 31
7 Bradydysrhythmias 36
8 Tachydysrhythmias 39
9 Abnormal axis 46
10 P wave 48
11 PR interval and segment 53
12 QRS complex 56
13 ST segment 60
14 T wave 66
15 QT interval 70
16 U wave 72
17 Bradycardia and escape rhythms 77
18 Sinus pause/sinus arrest 81
19 Sinoatrial exit block 83
20 Atrioventricular block 85
21 Intraventricular conduction abnormalities 89
22 Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter 96
23 Wandering atrial pacemaker and multifocal atrial tachycardia 101
24 Other supraventricular tachydysrhythmias 104
25 Preexcitation syndromes 112
26 Ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation 118
27 Pacemakers : normal function 129
28 Pacemakers : abnormal function 136
29 Sick sinus syndrome 143
30 Atrioventricular dissociation 146
31 Waveform genesis in acute coronary syndrome 149
32 Acute coronary syndromes : acute myocardial infarction and ischemia 151
33 Acute coronary syndromes : regional issues 173
34 Acute myocardial infarction : confounding patterns 181
35 Ventricular hypertrophy 188
36 Cardiomyopathy 195
37 Myopericarditis 199
38 Myocarditis 204
39 Endocarditis 207
40 Benign early repolarization 210
41 Ventricular aneurysm 213
42 Valvular disorders 216
43 Pericardial effusion 220
44 Cardiac transplant 223
45 Dextrocardia 227
46 Cardiac trauma 230
47 Long QT syndromes 235
48 Congenital heart disease 238
49 Toxicology section : introduction 253
50 Digitalis 255
51 Beta-adrenergic blocking agents 260
52 Calcium channel antagonists 263
53 Other cardioactive agents 265
54 Antipsychotic agents and lithium 268
55 Tricyclic antidepressant agents 272
56 Other sodium channel blocking agents 274
57 Cocaine and other sympathomimetics 278
58 Electrolyte abnormalities 282
59 Pulmonary embolism 288
60 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 293
61 Pulmonary hypertension 297
62 Pneumothorax 300
63 Endocrine and metabolic disorders 303
64 Neurologic and neuromuscular conditions 311
65 Rheumatologic/immunologic disorders 317
66 Acute rheumatic fever 321
67 Miscellaneous infectious syndromes : lyme carditis, human immunodeficiency virus-associated, and Chagas disease 324
68 Electrocardiographic manifestations of gastrointestinal diseases 327
69 Additional lead electrocardiograms 335
70 Serial electrocardiography and ST segment trend monitoring 342
71 The prehospital 12-lead electrocardiogram 347
72 The electrocardiogram and stress testing 351
73 QT dispersion 360
74 Electrocardiographic predictive instruments 363
75 Electrocardiographic body surface mapping 367
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)