Course description

So, you have been working with monitored clients and feel comfortable with the basic arrhythmias one sees on a daily basis. More frequently though you find yourself being puzzled by a complex rhythm strip or have heard about less common arrhythmias and want to find out more about them. If so, this is the course for you. Topics include how drugs and electrolytes affect the ECG, aberrancy vs. ectopy, rhythms involving accessory pathways,and deciphering fusion beats.

Course details

Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: NURS8115
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

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Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Fall 2022 registration opens July 25, 2022. Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2022.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery