The ECG In Practice - 6th Edition - ISBN: 9780702046445, 9780702056932

The ECG In Practice

6th Edition

Authors: John Hampton
Paperback ISBN: 9780702046445
eBook ISBN: 9780702056932
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
Published Date: 25th September 2013
Page Count: 376


"…A significant resource of information for medical students and junior medical staff, as well as for those wishing to refresh their knowledge." By Perfusion, Apr 2015

Key Features

      • Clinically-orientated with a quick reference list of cardiovascular conditions
      • Builds on the basic knowledge outlined in the classic ECG Made Easy
      • Emphasises the individuality of every ECG and uses full 12-lead ECG recordings to provide a realistic reproduction of the clinical environment.
      • The unique page size allows presentation of all 12-lead ECGs across a single page for clarity.
      • Each chapter begins with a brief account of the relevant history and examination and ends with a short account of what might be done once the ECG has been interpreted.

    Table of Contents

    • The ECG in healthy people
    • The ECG in patients with palpitations and syncope: between attacks
    • The ECG when the patient has a tachycardia
    • The ECG when the patient has a bradycardia
    • The ECG in patients with chest pain
    • The ECG in patients with breathlessness
    • The effect of other conditions on the ECG
    • Conclusions: four steps to making the most of the ECG


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    About the Author

    John Hampton

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Emeritus Professor of Cardiology, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK