Understanding EKGs: A Practical Approach / Edition 3

Understanding EKGs: A Practical Approach / Edition 3

by Brenda M. Beasley
     
 

The Third Edition of Beasley’s Understanding EKGs: A Practical Approach retains the popular 5-step approach to EKG interpretation and straightforward presentation of cardiovascular anatomy and physiology. It is a perfect for the courses in EMS, nursing, cardiovascular emergencies, and monitor tech training. This new edition contains more than 300See more details below

Overview

The Third Edition of Beasley’s Understanding EKGs: A Practical Approach retains the popular 5-step approach to EKG interpretation and straightforward presentation of cardiovascular anatomy and physiology. It is a perfect for the courses in EMS, nursing, cardiovascular emergencies, and monitor tech training. This new edition contains more than 300 review questions as well as review strips at the end of each chapter to allow for learning reinforcement. New to this edition are Key Points to Remember and a Heart Rate Calculator, which together emphasize and expand upon core material in the text. Assuming no prior EKG knowledge, this Third Edition remains an ideal resource for EKG interpretation in it simplest and most understandable context.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780135069066
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
03/19/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Anatomy of the Heart: Structure
Chapter 2 Cardiovascular Physiology: Function
Chapter 3 Basic Electrophysiology
Chapter 4 The Electrical Conduction System
Chapter 5 The Electrocardiogram
Chapter 6Interpretation of an EKG Strip
Chapter 7 Introducing the Sinus Rhythms
Chapter 8 Introducing the Atrial Rhythms
Chapter 9Introducing the Junctional Rhythms
Chapter 10 Introducing the Ventricular Rhythms
Chapter 11 Introducing the Heart Block Rhythms
Chapter 12 Introducing the Pacemaker Rhythms
Chapter 13 Assessment and Treatment of the Patient with Cardiac Emergencies
Chapter 14
More Review Questions
Chapter 15
Review EKG Strips

Appendix 1 Answers to Review Questions: Chapters 1—14
Appendix 2Answers to Review Strips: Chapter 15

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