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SBGR MA 150 Week 5

electrocardiography the study and interpretation of the recording of electric currents of the heart
electrocardiogram the resulting record of the electric currents of the heart
electrocardiograph instrument for recording electric currents of the heart
arrhythmia irregular heart rate
bradycardia slow heart rate
tachycardia fast heart rate
fibrillation random and ineffective contractions of the heart causing it to neither fill or empty properly
myocardium heart muscle tissue
infarction death of tissue due to lack of blood flow
ischemic lack of blood flow to tissue
sinoartial node pacemaker for the heart
atrioventricular node part of the cardiac conduction system located between the atria and ventricle
bundle of HIS fibers the conduct electrical impulses from AV node to ventricles
Purkinje fibers fibers that deliver electric current to the ventricles
cardiac arrest heart stops beating
angina pectoris chest pain
Cardiologist physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease
artifacts incidental recordings due to technique
electrode sensor that detects electrical charges
precordial pertaining to chest leads
all meds from last 4 weeks
Created by: SBGrandRapids