I am wondering if there is an organization, a document or a research that standardize all the rhythms? Such as describing how long should the ECG be flatline to be considered as asystole? The rhythm I am focusing on is:

  1. Asystole
  2. Missed beat
  3. Tachycardia
  4. Bradycardia
  5. PAC
  6. PVC
  7. Bigeminy
  8. Trigeminy
  9. Atrial Fibrillation

Basic Cardiac Rhythms – Identification and Response (The University of Toledo, Medical Center)

This quite thorough one-page source describes:

  • Basic heart anatomy and physiology
  • The meaning of the waves in ECG
  • Examples of ECGs for most arrhythmias with timing, causes, symptoms and treatment

Here's Pocket Guide to Neonatal ECG Interpretation (NICU INK Book Publishers) - an one-page source about arrhythmias in infants.


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