Understanding 12 Lead EKGs : A Practical Approach
For courses in EKGs, Professional Nursing, Physician Assistant, Paramedic Respiratory Therapy, and Cardiac Technology.This student-friendly learning resource comprehensively provides a practical approach to the skill of twelve-lead EKG interpretation. It simplifies and thoroughly explains all the vital concepts necessary for a complete understanding of this complex subject-creating a useful and understandable tool for health care providers in their provision of optimum patient care.
- Paperback | 352 pages
- 205.7 x 271.8 x 15.2mm | 680.4g
- 01 Jan 2001
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
Table of contents
1. The Anatomy of the Heart (Structure). 2. Cardiovascular Physiology (Function). 3. Basic Electrophysiology. 4. The Electrical Conduction System. 5. The Electrocardiogram. 6. Interpretation EKG Strips. 7. Acute Myocardial Infarctions. 8. Myocardial Iscemia, Injury, and Necrosis. 9. Interpretation of Inferior MIs. 10. Interpretation of Anterior MIs. 11. Interpretation of Septal MIs. 12. Interpretation of Lateral MIs. 13. Interpretation of Posterior MIs. 14. Axis Deviations and Bundle Branch Blocks . 15. Therapeutic Modalities. 16. Cardiovascular Pharmacology. 17. More Review Questions. 18. 12-Lead EKG Review Strips. Appendix 1: Answers to Review Questions. Appendix 2: Answers to Review Questions: Chapter 18 (12-Lead EKG Review Strips). Index.