EKG practice questions

  1. What interventions can be done for sinus bradycardia? What 3 meds could be given?
    • TCP/TVP
    • Atropine, Epi, Dop
  2. What is the max of atropine pt can have
    up to 3 mg
  3. What medicine may be given for sinus arrest/pause
    atropine
  4. What to for for ST? What two meds?
    • Treat underlying cause
    • BB/CCB
  5. What must be determined for a pt in AT/SVT/PAT?
    • Are they stable or unstable?
    • Wide or narrow QRS?
  6. What to do for unstable AT/SVT/PAT
    synchronized cardioversion
  7. What to do for stable WIDE QRS AT/SVT/PAT
    Synchronized cardioversion
  8. What medicine to give for stable WIDE QRS AT/SVT/PAT
    Amiodarone
  9. What to do for stable NARROW QRS AT/SVT/PAT
    Vagal (Valsava)
  10. What 3 medicine to give for stable NARROW QRS AT/SVT/PAT
    • Adenosine
    • Diltiazem
    • BB
  11. What to give for Torsades
    MagSulfate
  12. Difference between Afib and Aflutter
    Aflutter has REG rhythm
  13. What 2 meds to give for Aflutter
    • Dilt
    • Dig
  14. What intervention will be done for Afib
    cardioversion
  15. What intervention will be done for Aflutter
    cardioversion
  16. Name 3 meds for Afib
    • dilt
    • dig
    • heparin
  17. What is the MAIN treatment for HB
    Pacemaker
  18. Name 3 meds to give for HB
    • Atropine
    • Dop
    • Epi
  19. What medicine to give for VTach with pulse
    Amiodarone
  20. What intervention for Vtach with pulse
    Synch. Cardioversion
  21. Name interventions for VFIB
    • CDAB
    • (CPR, Defib, Airway, Breathing)
  22. What 5 meds to give for Vfib
    • epi
    • vasopressin
    • amio
    • lidocaine
    • mag.
  23. What to do for VTACH
    • Same as Vfib
    • (CDAB)
    • Epi, vaso, amio, lido, mg
  24. What to do for Asystole
    • CAB (circulation, airway, breathing)
    • 5 cycles of CPR till airway then resume
    • (if in hospital, TCP)
  25. 3 meds for asystole
    • Epi
    • Vasopressin
    • Atropine
  26. Name general steps to follow in event of dysrhythmias
    • Assess pt (pulse, stable/unstable)
    • No pulse: CPR
    • Yell for help and crash cart
    • Pulse: defib or cardiovert
    • Meds
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EKG practice questions
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