ECGs made easy, 3d ed. (pocket reference & CD-ROM included).
ECGs made easy, 3d ed. (pocket reference & CD-ROM CD-ROM: see compact disc.
in full compact disc read-only memory
Type of computer storage medium that is read optically (e.g., by a laser). included)
After reviewing the anatomy and physiology of the heart, this textbook describes the ECG ECG electrocardiogram.
Also called an electrocardiogram, it records the electrical activity of the heart. characteristics of sinus, atrial atrial /atri·al/ (a´tre-al) pertaining to an atrium.
Of or relating to an atrium.
Having to do with the upper chambers of the heart. , junctional, ventricular, and pacemaker pacemaker
Source of rhythmic electrical impulses that trigger heart contractions. In the heart's electrical system, impulses generated at a natural pacemaker are conducted to the atria and ventricles. rhythms, and notes possible patient signs and symptoms. The third edition adds more example ECG patterns on pink grids. The CD-ROM contains ECG video clips and 150 ECG strips with interpretations on PowerPoint.
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