Sinus Rhythm at a Glance

Sinus Rhythm at a Glance 

In this course, you will learn about the basic components of sinus rhythm. You will also learn how to calculate the heart rate using an ECG rhythm strip to identify bradycardia and tachycardia.

$15.00

Hours: 0.25
REL-AC-0-SRAG

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Course Details

Course Code: REL-AC-0-SRAG
Hours: 0.25
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 9/30/2021
Learning Objectives:
Identify the components of normal sinus rhythm, sinus bradycardia, and sinus tachycardia.
Calculate beats per minute (bpm).
Describe how to distinguish between symptomatic and asymptomatic bradycardia.
Describe the difference between stable and unstable tachycardia.

Outline:
Section 1: Introduction

About This Course

Learning Objectives

Section 2: Sinus Rhythm

Parts of Sinus Rhythm

Sinus Rhythm Characteristics

Rate Calculation

Sinus Bradycardia

Sinus Tachycardia

Review

Section 3: Conclusion

Summary

Course Contributor

References

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Instructor: Elizabeth Kellerman, MSN, RN
Elizabeth Kellerman MSN, RN started in nursing in 2007 after graduating from Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, California. While working in a critical care unit at Sutter Mills-Peninsula Hospital she earned her CCRN and TNCC. Her experience and knowledge led her to nursing education where she taught at a community college while working to receive her Master's in Nurse Education at Western Carolina University. As a nursing instructor, she spent time in many types of care settings including medical-surgical inpatient and community living centers. Her passion for education and training has most recently led her to a position as subject matter expert and content writer for Relias. Disclosure: Elizabeth Kellerman, MSN, RN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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