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ECG Rhythm Abnormalities

Frank G. Yanowitz, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine

Topics for Study:

1. Introduction to rhythm analysis

2. Supraventricular arrhythmias
Premature atrial complexes

Premature junctional complexes

Atrial fibrillation

Atrial flutter

Ectopic atrial tachycardia and rythm

Multifocal atrial tachycardia

Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia

Junctional rhythms and tachycardias

3. Ventricular arrhythmias
Premature ventricular complexes (PVCs)

Aberrancy vs. ventricular ectopy

Ventricular tachycardia

Differential diagnosis of wide QRS tachycardias

Accelerated ventricular rhythms

Idioventricular rhythm

Ventricular parasystole