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The Resource Antiarrhythmic agents, (electronic resource)

Antiarrhythmic agents, (electronic resource)

Label
Antiarrhythmic agents
Title
Antiarrhythmic agents
Title variation
Heart failure medications and cholesterol-lowering agents
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Part I provides an overview and discussion of heart failure medications and cholesterol-lowering agents. The goal of this program is to define and discuss heart failure medications, including digoxin and various types of diuretics. The program also reviews cholesterol-lowering agents, including circumstances under which they should be administered and possible side effects. This information is important because a thorough knowledge of the purpose and function of these medications is essential to providing proper care for patients with experiencing heart failure. After completing this course the learner will be able to: Identify the causes and symptoms of congestive heart failure. Discuss the origin, action, administration, and side effects of digoxin. Understand the purpose and administration of loop and potassium-sparing diuretics. Identify high cholesterol and understand the purpose, proper administration, and possible side effects of cholesterol-lowering medications, including cholestyramine and lovastatin
  • Part II provides a detailed overview and discussion of the four classes of antiarrhythmic drugs. The goal of this program is to provide a detailed overview of the four categories of antiarrhythmic drugs. This discussion includes the purpose of each type of drug, circumstances under which they are administered, general dosing procedures, and potential side effects. A thorough understanding of the purpose and use of these types of drugs is essential to administering proper care for heart patients. After completing this course the learner will be able to: Identify the Vaughn Williams classification system for antiarrhythmic drugs. Identify and understand the purpose, function, and proper dosing of the various drugs within each of the four antiarrhythmic categories/classifications. Properly evaluate patient response to treatment with antiarrhythmic agents. Identify and deal effectively with the contraindications and side effects of each antiarrhythmic drug
Additional physical form
Previously released as DVD.
Cataloging source
VaAlASP
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Intended for nurses and nursing students
Language note
This edition in English
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Medcom, inc
Runtime
36
Series statement
Heart medications
Series volume
1-2
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  • Myocardial depressants
  • Arrhythmia
  • Heart
Target audience
specialized
Label
Antiarrhythmic agents, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed Jun. 27, 2013)
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Control code
ASP1665402/mcom
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (36 min.).
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781503408159
Medium for sound
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ASP1665402/mco
  • (OCoLC)856908249
Video recording format
other
Label
Antiarrhythmic agents, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from resource description page (viewed Jun. 27, 2013)
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Control code
ASP1665402/mcom
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (36 min.).
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781503408159
Medium for sound
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ASP1665402/mco
  • (OCoLC)856908249
Video recording format
other

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