The basic dysrhythmia course that is recommended as background for this Cardiac Case Studies course is the course:

EKG Strip Indentification and Evaluation

Beery, T. (1998). Issues related to cardiac monitoring on an orthopaedic unit. Orthopedic Nursing. 17 (1), 37-42.

Conover, M. B (1990). Pocket Guide Electrocardiography. CV Mosby: St Louis, MO.

Doenges, M. & Moorhouse, M. (1985). Nursing Diagnosis with Interventions. 2nd Ed. FA Davis: Philadelphia, PA.

Guyton, A. C (1982). Rhythmic excitation of the heart. In: Human Physiology and Mechanisms of Disease. W. B. Saunders Co. Philadelphia, PA.

Hebra, J. D (1994). The nurse's role in continuous dysrhythmias. monitoring. AACN Clinical Issues in Critical Care Nursing. 5 (2), 178-185.

Holloway, N. M. (1984). Dysrhythmias and conduction defects. In: Nursing the Critically Ill Adult. Addison-Wesley: Menlo Park, CA.

Marriot, H. J. & Conover, M. B. 1998. Advanced Concepts in Arrhythmias. Mosby.

Scrima, D. A. (1997). Foundations of arrythmias and interpretation. Medsurg Nursing: Official Journal of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses,. 6 (4), 193-202.

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