5 Step EKG for Nurses

It’s not hieroglyphic.  Let me be specific.  Our notion of heart motion can be un-sci-en-tif-ic.

That’s a Blood Hound Gang inspired rhyme to illustrate how the EKG can appear incoherent to a novice nurse who fails to employ a systematic approach to interpreting electrophysiology.  I have included a brief summary of key points concerning the EKG, along with a 5-step approach to help students and new graduate nurses grasp some seemingly difficult concepts…

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