Rapid Interpretation of EKG's

Author: Dale Dubin, MD
Affiliation:
Publisher: Cover Publishing Company
Publication Date: 2000
ISBN 10: 0912912065
ISBN 13: 9780912912066
eISBN: 9780000581013
Edition: 6th

Description:

The reader's rapid assimilation of medical concepts is the key to the continuing success of this best-selling book. A caption explains the concept illustrated on each page, and a few simple sentences reinforce the concept with interactive (programmed) learning, which links to the following page. Dr Dubin's light and entertaining style, known world-wide, makes learning enjoyable. Practice twelve-lead tracings at the end establish self-confidence, and summarised reference sheets with examples (designed to be shared) provide an excellent review.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • International Availability of Rapid Interpretation of EKG’s
  • about sharing your knowledge…
  • Acknowledgments
  • DEDICATION
  • Congratulations!
  • Preface
  • Before you begin…

Chapter 1: : Basic Principles

    Chapter 2: : Recording the EKG

      Chapter 3: : Autonomic Nervous System

        Chapter 4: : Rate

          Chapter 5: : Rhythm, Part I

          • Irregular Rhythms
          • Escape
          • Premature Beats
          • Tachy-arrhythmias

          Chapter 6:: Rhythm, Part II

          • Sinus Block
          • 1º AV Block
          • 2º AV Block
          • Complete 3º AV Block
          • Bundle Branch Block

          Chapter 7:: Axis

            Chapter 8:: Hypertrophy

              Chapter 9:: Infarction (includes Hemiblock)

              • Hemiblock

              Chapter 10:: Miscellaneous

                Cardiac Monitor Displays

                  Personal Quick Reference Sheets (pages 333 to 346)

                  • Dubin’s Method for Reading EKG’s
                  • Rate (pages 65 to 96)
                  • Rhythm (pages 97 to 111)
                  • Rhythm continued (pages 112 to 145)
                  • Tachyarrhythmias (pages 146-172), “focus” = automaticity focus
                  • Rhythm: (“heart ”) blocks (pages 173 to 202)
                  • Axis (pages 203 to 242)
                  • Hypertrophy (pages 243 to 258)
                  • Infarction (pages 259 to 308)
                  • Infarction Location — and — Coronary Vessel Involvement
                  • Miscellaneous (pages 309 to 328)
                  • Practical Tips

                  EKG Tracings

                  • EKG Interpretation