Critical Decisions in Emergency and Acute Care Electrocardiography (Google eBook)

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William J. Brady, Jonathon D. Truwit
John Wiley & Sons, Aug 24, 2011 - Medical - 488 pages
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This scenario-based text provides answers to urgent and emergentquestions in acute, emergency, and critical care situationsfocusing on the electrocardiogram in patient care management. Thetext is arranged in traditional topics areas such as ACS,dysrhythmia, etc yet each chapter is essentially a question withseveral cases illustrating the clinical dilemma the chapteritself is a specific answer to the question.

This is a unique format among textbooks with an ECG focus. Theclinical scenarios cover the issues involved in detecting andmanaging major cardiovascular conditions. Focused, structureddiscussion then solves these problems in a clinically relevant,rapid, and easy to read fashion.

This novel approach to ECG instruction is ideal for practicingcritical care and emergency physicians, specialist nurses,cardiologists, as well as students and trainees with a specialinterest in the ECG.


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About the author (2011)

William Brady, Department of Emergency Medicine, Universityof Virginia School of Medicine

Jonathon Truwit, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine,University of Virginia Health Systems

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