ECG Interpretation for the Clinical Exercise Physiologist / Edition 6

Other Format (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $20.96
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 64%)
Other sellers (Other Format)
  • All (17) from $20.96   
  • New (9) from $39.89   
  • Used (8) from $20.96   

Overview

This is the first ECG book on the market that addresses the specific needs of those in the exercise science field. Because it's written for clinical exercise physiologists and exercise specialists, it enables readers to tailor stress tests and cardiac rehabilitation programs to meet the needs of their patients. Beginning with an introduction to basic concepts and measurements, the book explores rhythm and atrioventricular blocks followed by discussions of such key topics as infarct, hypertrophy, axis, and conduction defects. The text includes exercise-related case studies and incorporates ACSM guidelines, so it can be used for certification candidates.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780781778657
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publication date: 1/1/2009
  • Format: Spiral Bound
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 755,878
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

1. Basic Terminology and Measurements
2. Supraventricular Rhythms I
3. Supraventricular Rhythms II
4. Ventricular Rhythms
5. Electronic Pacemakers
6. Atrioventricular Blocks
7. Leads
8. Axis
9. Hypertrophy
10. Conduction Defects
11. Ischemia and Infarct
12. Miscellaneous
13. Systematic Interpretation of ECG and Review
14. ECG and Exercise Testing

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
Sort by: Showing all of 6 Customer Reviews
  • Posted February 11, 2009

    Love it

    About time that someone came out with an EKG book like this! It is understandable for new students, but has everything. Have not tried the website yet, but heard it is great too. Don't think I will need another one after this (everyone who buys Dubin seems to want a "better" book later on).

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Posted February 13, 2009

    I feel confident reading ECGs after using this book.

    This is actually my second ECG book. The first one - it was a good book and I don't want to knock on them, so no names - had a perfect example or two of everything but when I got up to the floors and saw real ECGs I was clueless. This book is great because it uses lots of real examples and points out in simple language many important but subtle points. A guy from the Stress Testing Lab tipped me off to this book. I am not an Exercise Physiologist, but I would recommend this book to anyone interested in really learning ECG.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Posted February 11, 2009

    Great book!

    The approach is great. Everything that you need to know about EKG is there and it is explained in a very clear way. You also get a code for the website with the book. The website has some great review materials and quizzes. I have read Dubin, but this book is much better.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted February 14, 2009

    great book for exercise physiologists

    In addition to all of the usual ECG stuff this book has very pertinent info specific to exercise physiology. I found the book very helpful and was able to get my confidence up by taking the practice quizzes in the book and on the website. I feel like I really know ECG after using this book.

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Posted February 14, 2009

    Makes a Hard Subject Easy to Learn

    I found the writing very clear and easy to follow. I think I learned a huge amount about EKGs from this book and I would highly recommend it. The chapter with the self-test was key in getting everything straight. I would have liked to see come color in the book - it is all in black and white, but other than that I think it is really good. The price is not bad either.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Posted February 18, 2009

    Love this book

    Learning EKG seemed like a big challenge. I was totally clueless and more than a little intimidated by the subject and did not have a lot of time to get up to speed. After reading this book cover to cover (just read the chapters in order from start to finish and do the quizzes) I have really become comfortable with the basic principles. I am going to go through it again and have a look at the website that comes with the book, but after reading this book cover to cover once I feel very comfortable with EKG.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing all of 6 Customer Reviews

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