12 Lead ECG in CEN - page 2
I am thinking about taking the CEN soon and it seems that the only trouble I am having is the questions regarding the 12 lead ECG. Anyone have any advice on how to better prepare for this, or is... Read More
May 9, '09I still think the emphasis should be on V4R. By it's self, V4R is about 90% specific and sensitive to the detection of RVI. While a complete right sided ECG is good, V4R is the priority.
While associating RVI with IWMI is good, we must emphasize RVI is only present in 30-50% of IWMI cases, therefore, I still believe RVI is a very special condition.
May 9, '09Just FYI, to learn EKGs back and forth a great resource is "Rapid Interpretation of EKG's" by Dale Dubin, MD... I'm using that plus taking an EKG course