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Basic Arrhythmias Paperback – June, 1995

ISBN-13: 978-0835949651 ISBN-10: 0835949656 Edition: 4th

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 499 pages
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall; 4th edition (June 1995)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0835949656
  • ISBN-13: 978-0835949651
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 8.2 x 11 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.2 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,803,753 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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This best-selling book is designed to help you understand electrocardiography and to prepare for your exams.

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Customer Reviews

Make sure you have a set of calipers to use with this book.
Russell
I got this book for pennies on the dollar compared to the school bookstore!
Rick Crawford
I highly recommend the book to anyone who needs to read rhythm strips.
L. C. Kilby

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

24 of 26 people found the following review helpful By Doug Brown on August 20, 2000
Format: Paperback
I was an basic and intermediate EMT for years. Intimidated by learning how to interpret and analyze EKG's, it was, by far, one of the most frustrating topic for me in paramedic class. My instructor recommended the "Basic Arrhythmias" book by Gail Walraven and in no time at all interpreting and analyzing EKG's became easy and soon after I was doing it like a second nature.
Now, as an EMT instructor, I recommend "Basic Arrhythmias" to my students and I am confident that they will find peace of mind in learning EKG's, just as I did.
Thank you Gail Walraven.
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17 of 18 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on November 19, 1999
Format: Paperback
I teach a Basic EKG Course in staff development and I highly recommend this book for all levels of health care providers from unit coordinators to nurse managers. The arrythmia practice strips are excellent and having the correct answers in the back of the book allows the adult learner to verify their interpertations or seek further learning in an area. The explaination of a difficult subject is made easy. I have used this book for several years and look forward to the new editions to see what else Gail Walraven has included.
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14 of 15 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on July 8, 1999
Format: Paperback
I learned disrhythmia interpretation in a weekend with the help of this book, and still pull the book off the shelf ten years later to brush up on my skills. I recommend this book for anyone needing to learn and understand how to read a cardiac monitor.
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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on August 29, 2001
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I have to say that this is the best college text book I have ever used. Clear, concise explanations of semi-complicated topics. I could not ask any more out of a book, except maybe lowering the price.
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10 of 11 people found the following review helpful By jeff@netrax.net on February 2, 1999
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This is a great book. I had no problem understanding arrhythmias after I read it cover to cover. I ace'd all my test.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Russell on April 7, 2007
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I've been an ER nurse x 15 years, and I've bought several EKG books, and this is far the best. It begins with the simple basics, and gives lots of practice. I would highly recommend for anyone teaching ACLS. The software I would give only 4 stars, but it is still one of the better softwares I've seen. Make sure you have a set of calipers to use with this book.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By L. C. Kilby on December 14, 2008
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This book takes you step by step through the art of reading rhythm strips. In addition to the great tutorials, there are also many practice strips in the book and also on a CD-rom that comes with the book. I highly recommend the book to anyone who needs to read rhythm strips.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on January 13, 1999
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This book is 90% of what you will need to become an accurate reader of lead 2 e.k.g.'s I used this book in 1988 to learn ekg's and still use the method that was taught in the book to this very day. USE THIS BOOK !!!! your patients will thank you for it .
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