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By Steven S. Agabegi, Elizabeth D. Agabegi

Step-Up to drugs is your lifeline for the scientific years of clinical university. This publication used to be initially written by means of third-year clinical scholars looking for the fitting evaluation book—not discovering it out there, they wrote it themselves! Now in its 3rd version, Step-Up to Medicine boils down the whole scope of established pathology in one inventive instrument. every one point is adapted for fast content material absorption, and an all-new, full-color inside differentiate components for even swifter, extra effective evaluation. And, Step-Up to Medicine, third edition provides two forms of self-assessment—the sorts of questions you are going to wonder as a clinician plus USMLE-style perform questions. This evaluate booklet offers simply the Step-Up to the drugs clerkship, accompanying shelf checks, and USMLE Step 2 that you simply need! NEW positive factors for this blockbuster edition:<ul type="disc"> • Full-color, up to date inside layout brings the content material to you in a rousing, memorable style.
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• New content material on evidence-based medication retains you present and knowledgeable to steer your scientific choice making. 
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 CLASSIC positive factors scholars swear by:<ul type="disc"> • whole assurance of high-yield scientific themes guarantees you're try out ready
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Fatal if untreated. Causes 1. Ischemic heart disease is the most common cause. 2. Antiarrhythmic drugs, especially those that cause torsades de pointes (prolonged QT intervals) 3. Clinical features 1. Cannot measure BP; absent heart sounds and pulse 2. Patient is unconscious. 3. If untreated, leads to eventual sudden cardiac death D. Diagnosis 1. ECG: No atrial P waves can be identified. 2. No QRS complexes can be identified. 3. In sum, no waves can be identified; there is a very irregular rhythm.

4. Wide, bizarre QRS complexes followed by a compensatory pause are seen; a P wave is not usually seen because it is “buried” within the wide QRS complex. 5. PVCs appear in more than 50% of men who undergo 24-hour Holter monitoring. 6. Most patients are asymptomatic. Some patients may have palpitations and dizziness related to PVCs. If symptomatic, β-blockers may be used. 7. Presence of PVCs in patients with normal hearts is associated with increased mortality. 8. If a patient is found to have frequent PVCs, work-up for underlying structural heart disease should be initiated which may require specific treatment.

Atrial rate between around 300 bpm. Ventricular rate is one-half to one-third of the atrial rate. The long refractory period in the AV node allows only one out of every two or three flutter waves to conduct to the ventricles. 2. Heart disease: Heart failure (most common association), rheumatic heart disease, CAD a. Atrial septal defect (ASD) F ig u r e 1-11 Atrial flutter. (From Nettina SM. The Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice. 9th ed. indd 26 6/11/12 4:23 PM D ise a ses o f t h e C a r dio v a scu l a r S y stem l 27 B.

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