Atrial Rhythms at a Glance

Atrial Rhythms at a Glance 

The goal of this course is to increase understanding and interpretation of atrial arrhythmias related to origin, ECG presentation, hemodynamic effect, and causes. This course will review premature atrial contractions, atrial flutter, and atrial fibrillation. While this course covers basic atrial arrhythmias, additional content will address the use of effective and safe cardioversion, either through electricity or medication.

$15.00

Hours: 0.25
REL-AC-0-ARAG

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Course Details

Course Code: REL-AC-0-ARAG
Hours: 0.25
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 9/30/2021
Learning Objectives:
Identify atrial arrhythmias.
Identify clinical implications of atrial arrhythmias.
Name common causes and treatments for atrial arrhythmias.

Outline:
Section 1: Introduction

About This Course

Learning Objectives

Section 2: Atrial Rhythms

Mechanisms

Premature Atrial Contractions

Atrial Flutter

Atrial Fibrillation

Review

Section 3: Conclusion

Summary

Course Contributors

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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