TITLE

Continuous ST-Segment Monitoring: Protocol for Practice

AUTHOR(S)
Sandau, Kristin E.; Smith, Maureen
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Aug2009, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of continuous ST-segment monitoring, which is used to detect silent ischemia in patients. A discussion of guidelines which have been developed for implementing continuous ST-segment monitoring is presented. The importance of using a 12 lead electrocardiogram in continuous ST-segment monitoring is discussed.
ACCESSION #
43479930

 

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