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Clinical Electrocardiography: A Simplified Approach

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Quickly grasp the fundamentals of ECG interpretation and analysis with Goldberger's Clinical Electrocardiography. Ideal for students and practicing clinicians alike, this accessible, concise cardiology reference offers relevant guidance on understanding rhythm disorders and their clinical outcomes. Trust Goldberger's Clinical Electrocardiography for all the in-depth coverage you need!

Audience
Cardiologists; Internists; Emergency Medicine MDs; Medical Students; Residents

Paperback, 256 Pages

Published: September 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-323-08786-5

Contents

  • Part One: Basic Principles and Patterns

    1. Introductory Principles


    2. Basic ECG Waves


    3. ECG Leads


    4. The Normal ECG


    5. Electrical Axis and Axis Deviation


    6. Atrial and Ventricular Enlargement


    7. Ventricular Conduction Disturbances -
    Bundle Branch Blocks


    8. Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction, Section I -
    ST Segment Elevation Ischemia and Q Wave Infarct Patterns


    9. Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction, Section II -
    ST Segment Depression Ischemia and Non-Q Wave Infarct Patterns


    10. Drug Effects, Electrolyte Abnormalities and Metabolic Factors


    11. Pericardial, Myocardial, and Pulmonary Syndromes


    12. Wolff-Parkinson-White Preexcitation Patterns



    Part Two: Cardiac Rhythm Disturbances

    13. Sinus Rhythms


    14. Supraventricular Arrhythmias, Section I -
    Premature Atrial and AV Junctional Beats, Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardias,
    and AV Junctional Rhythms



    15. Supraventricular Arrhythmias, Section II -
    Atrial Flutter and Atrial Fibrillation


    16. Ventricular Arrhythmias


    17. Atrioventricular (AV) Heart Block


    18. Digitalis Toxicity


    19. Cardiac Arrest and Sudden Cardiac Death


    20. Bradycardias and Tachycardias: Review and Differential Diagnosis


    21. Pacemakers an Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators: A Brief



    Part Three: Overview and Review

    22. How to Interpret an ECG


    23. Limitations and Uses of the ECG


    24. ECG Differential Diagnoses: Instant Reviews

    Part Four: Self Assessment Problems

    Questions


    Answers to Self-Assessment Problems


    Answers to Chapter Questions


    Bibliography

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