Table of contents for ECG at a glance / Patrick Davey.

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1. Introduction
2. Strengths and weaknesses of the ECG
The normal ECG
3. The basis of the ECG
4. The P wave
5. The QRS complex
6. The T and U waves
ECG abnormalities
7. P-wave shape ¿ right and left atrial enlargement
8. Increased QRS amplitude
9. Q waves and loss of R-wave height
10. QRS axis deviation
11. Long PR interval and QRS broadening
12. Delta waves
13. ST elevation
14. ST depression
15. T wave abnormalities: mild T wave flattening
16. T wave abnormalities: deep T wave inversion
17. QT interval and U wave abnormalities
Clinical syndromes
18. Acute chest pain
19. Chronic chest pain
20. Acute breathlessness
21. Chronic breathlessness
22. Palpitations
23. Syncope
24. Hypertension
25. Shock
26. Stroke
27. Emotion and the ECG
28. Sudden cardiac death
29. Acute coronary syndromes
30. Non-ST segment elevation MI
31. ST segment elevation MI
32. Aortic valve disease and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
33. Mitral valve disease
34. Cardiomyopathy and myocarditis
35. Pulmonary hypertension
36. Congenital heart disease
37. Endocrine disease and electrolyte disruption
38. Psychological disease and its treatment
39. Genetic pro-arrhythmic diseases
40. Distinguishing supra-ventricular from ventricular tachycardia
41. Narrow complex tachycardia
42. Atrial ectopic beats
43. Atrial fibrillation
44. Atrial flutter
45. AV nodal re-entrant tachycardia
46. AV re-entrant tachycardia
47. Ventricular ectopics
48. Non-sustained ventricular tachycardia
49. Monomorphic ventricular tachycardia
50. Polymorphic ventricular tachycardia
51. Ventricular fibrillation
Brady-arrhythmias and related diseases
52. Sinus node disease
53. Left bundle branch block
54. Right bundle branch block
55. AV block ¿ long PR interval
56. AV block ¿ second degree AV block
57. AV block ¿ third degree (complete) heart block
58. Basic principles
59. Antibradycardic pacemakers
60. Anti-tachycardic devices
ECG based investigations
61. External and internal loop recorders
62. Tilt-table test and carotid sinus massage
63. 24 hour ECG
64. Exercise stress test
65. Invasive electrophysiological studies
Self-assessment case studies: questions
Self-assessment case studies: answers

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Electrocardiography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Electrocardiography -- Handbooks.