Pocket Reference for The 12-Lead ECG in Acute Coronary Syndromes book cover

Pocket Reference for The 12-Lead ECG in Acute Coronary Syndromes

This handy reference puts essential information at your fingertips! Pocket Reference for the 12-Lead ECG in Acute Coronary Syndromes, 3rd Edition helps you recognize ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) by introducing the 5-step approach to 12-lead analysis, making it faster and easier to learn 12-lead interpretation. Clear and concise, this book provides a simple, step-by-step approach along with tables, illustrations, and practice 12-lead ECGs to help you determine the likelihood of the presence of STEMI versus imposters or other causes of ST elevation. Written by two well-known educators, Tim Phalen, a paramedic, and Barbara J. Aehlert, a nurse, this pocket reference is available separately or as a package with its corresponding textbook, The 12-Lead ECG in Acute Coronary Syndromes Text, 3rd Edition.

Paperback, 96 Pages

Published: February 2011

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-07784-2

Contents

  • 1. Suspecting STEMI

    Identifying J-Point

    Lead "Views"

    2. STEMI Imposters

    Left Ventricular Hypertrophy

    Bundle Branch Block and Ventricular Rhythms

    Benign Early Repolarization and Pericarditis

    Practice ECGs

    3. Additional Lead ECGs

    Right Ventricular Infarction

    Posterior Wall

    Interpretation

    4. Practice ECGs

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