Q about a fib and gaps in heart rate - page 2

I am in clinicals on a DOU/stepdown floor, and as students, we go from report to report. For pts in a fib, the gaps in heart rate seem to be an expected piece of info as part of report. Is this significant because it is an... Read More

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    Quote from ivorybunny
    I was taught we don't call them pauses unless they are in sinus.
    In a-fib it is "ventricular stand still"-- just sounds more fun :chuckle

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