Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Hicks NUR 114

Overview

Coronary Artery Disease

Basic Dysrhythmias

Basic dysrhythmias – The various resources cover more cardiac rhythms than we require for this course.  For that reason, here is a list of the required rhythms for you to review. 

  • Normal sinus
  • Sinus tachycardia
  • Sinus bradycardia
  • Supraventricular tachycardia
  • Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter
  • Heart blocks (1st degree, 2nd degree Mobitz 1 & 2, 3rd degree)
  • PVC’s (unifocal vs multifocal, R on T phenomenon)
  • Ventricular fibrillation
  • Ventricular tachycardia (including torsades)
  • Pacemakers (atrial, ventricular, and dual.  Also includes ICD’s)
  • Asystole

Anemias

Basic Heart Failure

Pulmonary Emboli

Brain Attack

brain attack

A term proposed by the National Stroke Association for the sudden loss of neurological function that constitutes a stroke. The term is meant to be similar to “heart attack” in order to convey the emergent nature of strokes and the need for affected patients to seek care immediately when treatment may do the most good.

Hemophilia