Goldberger's Clinical Electrocardiography

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Item#: 9780323401692
Edition 09
Author Goldberger Et Al
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Ideal for students and as a review for practicing clinicians,Goldberger's Clinical Electrocardiography explains thefundamentals of ECG interpretation and analysis , helping facilitate an understanding of rhythm disorders and the relevant clinical outcomes. The authors takereaders through the nuts and bolts of ECG , using Dr. Ary Goldberger's award-winning teaching style to clarify complex concepts in an easy-to-read manner. You'll learnsimple waveform analysis and beyond to present ECGs as they are used inhospital wards, outpatient clinics, emergency departments, and most especiallyintensive care units - where the recognition of normal and abnormal patterns is the starting point in patient care.

Table of Contents
PART ONE: Basic Principles and Patterns Essential Concepts: What is an ECG?ECG Basics: Waves, Intervals, and SegmentsHow to Make Basic MeasurementsECG LeadsThe Normal ECGElectrical Axis and Axis DeviationAtrial and Ventricular EnlargementVentricular Conduction Disturbances: Bundle Branch Blocks and Related AbnormalitiesMyocardial Infarction and Ischemia, Part I: ST Segment Elevation and Q Wave SyndromesMyocardial Infarction and Ischemia, Part II: Non-ST Segment Elevation and Non Q Wave SyndromesDrug Effects, Electrolyte Abnormalities, and Metabolic EffectsPericardial, Myocardial, and Pulmonary SyndromesPART TWO: Cardiac Rhythm Disturbances 13. Sinus and Escape Rhythms14. Supraventricular Arrhythmias, Part I: Premature Beats and Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardias (PSVTs)15. Supraventricular Arrhythmias, Part II: Atrial Flutter and Atrial Fi
illation16. Ventricular Arrhythmias17. AV Conduction Abnormalities, Part I: Delays, Blocks, and Dissociation Syndromes18. AV Conduction Abnormalities, Part II: Preexcitation (Wolff-Parkinson-White) Patterns and SyndromesPART THREE: Special Topics and Reviews 19. Bradycardias and Tachycardias: Review and Differential Diagnosis20. Digitalis Toxicity21. Sudden Cardiac Arrest and Sudden Cardiac Death22. Pacemakers and Implantable Cardioverter-Defi
illators: Essentials for Clinicians23. Interpreting ECGs: An Integrative Approach24. Limitations and Uses of the ECG25. ECG Differential Diagnoses: Instant Replays