ERIC Number: ED261170
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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EKG Interpretation Program. Trainers Manual.
Webb, Sandra M.
This trainer's manual is designed to assist nursing instructors assigned to advanced medical surgical nursing courses in teaching students how to make basic interpretations of their patients' electrocardiographic (EKG) strips. Included in the manual are pre- and posttests and instructional units dealing with the following topics: EKG indicators, EKG ruled paper divisions, the normal cardiac cycle and pathophysiology, abnormal cardiac waves, atrial and ventricular rhythmycity, EKG heart rate determinations, and analysis of EKG strips. Each unit contains some or all of the following: an outline summary of critical content, answers to the corresponding review questions and practice exercise contained in a separately available student workbook, classroom discussion questions, and sample responses. A list of suggested references concludes the guide. (MN)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Biomedical Equipment, Cardiovascular System, Classroom Techniques, Equipment Utilization, Guidelines, Heart Disorders, Heart Rate, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Measurement Equipment, Medical Services, Nursing Education, Postsecondary Education, Pretests Posttests, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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