ECG Interpretation: An Incredibly Easy Pocket Guide / Edition 2

ECG Interpretation: An Incredibly Easy Pocket Guide / Edition 2

by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
     
 

ISBN-10: 1605472514

ISBN-13: 9781605472515

Pub. Date: 07/30/2009

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ECG Interpretation: An Incredibly Easy Pocket Guide, Second Edition provides time-starved nurses with the essentials of electrocardiography in a streamlined, bulleted, and highly visual format. The book fits into a pocket for quick reference anytime and anywhere and uses charts, illustrations, logos, and other Incredibly Easy features to help

Overview

ECG Interpretation: An Incredibly Easy Pocket Guide, Second Edition provides time-starved nurses with the essentials of electrocardiography in a streamlined, bulleted, and highly visual format. The book fits into a pocket for quick reference anytime and anywhere and uses charts, illustrations, logos, and other Incredibly Easy features to help nurses spot key points at a glance. Topics include ECG basics, such as obtaining and interpreting rhythm strips; arrhythmia interpretation; pacemakers and ICDs; and 12-lead ECGs.

This revised and updated Second Edition provides expanded coverage of the 8-step interpretation method, including new illustrations. A new appendix presents ACLS algorithms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605472515
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/30/2009
Series:
Incredibly Easy! Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
611,362
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors and consultants

Road map to ECG interpretation

  • 1 Basic electrocardiography
  • 2 Sinus node arrhythmias
  • 3 Atrial arrhythmias
  • 4 Junctional arrhythmias
  • 5 Ventricular arrhythmias
  • 6 Atrioventricular blocks
  • 7 ECG effects of electrolyte imbalances
  • 8 ECG effects of antiarrhythmics
  • 9 Pacemakers and ICDs
  • 10 Basic 12-lead electrocardiography
  • 11 Advanced electrocardiography

Appendices and index

The test zone

Guide to antiarrhythmic drugs

Choosing monitoring leads

Selected references

Index

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