by Atul Luthra

This book discusses ECG, the imaging technique of contemporary high-tech cardiology, ECG appearances, causation of abnormalities, and their clinical relevance. The book discusses twenty four topics in detail. These include nomenclature of ECG deflections, intervals and segments, the electrocardiographic leads, the ECG grid and normal values, determination of the electrical axis, determination of heart rate and rhythm, abnormalities of the P wave, abnormalities of the QRS complex, and abnormalities of the T wave. Other topics discussed include abnormalities of the U wave, P-R segment, S-T segment, P-R interval, and Q-T interval, premature beats interrupting regular sinus rhythm, pauses during sinus rhythm, and fast regular rhythm with narrow QRS complexes. The book concludes with the topics fast irregular rhythm with bizarre QRS complexes, slow regular rhythm with narrow QRS complexes, slow irregular rhythm with narrow QRS complexes, and slow regular rhythm with wide QRS complexes.

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Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Luthra Atul Physician and Cardiologist, New Delhi, India
Medical and Heart Specialist
New Delhi, India
National Board of Medicine
Delhi, India
National Board of Medicine; New Delhi, India
ISBN 9788180619465
Speciality Cardiology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10248
Edition 3/e
Publishing Year 2007
Pages 218
Book Type Professional


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