Flashcards in Cardiac Rhythms Deck (16):
Normal sinus rhythm
A P-wave for every QRS followed by a T-wave with equal distance between QRS complex.
Chaotic squiggly line
Sharp peaks and
What type of rhythm is described as having QRS depolarization?
A ventricular rhythm
What type of rhythm is described as having a P-wave?
An atrial rhythm
A rhythm with a lack of QRS if called?
Sawtooth describes what arrhythmia?
"I saw the teeth (sawtooth) and my heart did flutter."
Bizarre always refers to...?
Periodic wide bizarre QRS?
What are the two rhythms that are considered lethal (highest priority)?
What do asystole and v-fib have in common?
No cardiac output