EKG Basics

EKG Course Introduction

This short course reviews the main features of EKG tracings. A method for analyzing EKGs is also presented. This method includes assessment of rhythm, calculating heart rate, observing P-wave forms, measurement of EKG intervals and segments and the evaluation of other relevant waves. 

ECG/EKG Practice Drills

Many of the lessons in this course have ECG practice drills. These drills provide a way to practice identifying attributes of EKG components. Buttons for accessing these EKG practice strips will be positioned in the left margin of each lesson.

Electrical Activity of the Heart

The following illustration serves as an optional reference for our courses and drills.

EKG Basics Quiz

ECG Interpretation



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