using System.Threading;
Sign-in, or Join our Ekg-Essentials plan. Join Restore

Premature Ventricular Complex Trigeminy EKG Interpretation with Rhythm Strip

EKG Features

Rate: The underlying rate
Rhythm: Irregular
P Wave: Absent
PR Interval: Not measurable
QRS: Wide (> 0.10 sec), bizarre appearance

Premature ventricular contraction trigeminy are extra, abnormal heartbeats that originate in the Purkinje fibers of the ventricles. The PVC occurs with every third heart beat. Patients may feel a PVC as a skipped beat or palpitation. Single beat premature ventricular contractions are very common and can often be asymptomatic in healthy patients.
CNN

Premature Ventricular Complex Trigeminy EKG Interpretation Example

ekg rhythm strip for reference guide



Return to EKG Reference Guide Index



Authors, Reviewers and Developers EKG rhythms classes: Thomas O'Brien.
EKG monitor simulation: Steve Collmann
12 Lead Lecture: Dr. Michael Mazzini, MD, Cardiologist.
Spanish EKG: Breena R. Taira, MD, MPH
Medical review: Dr. Jonathan Keroes, MD, Cardiologist,
Dr. Barbara Erickson, PhD, RN, CCRN.
EKG tracings review: Dr. Pedro Azevedo, MD, Cardiology
Last Update: 11/10/2022

? v:3 | cc: US | tar: False | onAr:0 | onPs:2 | tLb:3 | tLbJs:0
| pv: 1 uStat: False | db:0 | shouldInvoke:False | pu:False | em: | refreshTime: 1/1/0001 12:00:00 AM || now: 3/4/2024 12:52:52 PM | firstPage: True
| statusStg:



An error has occurred. Please reload the page or visit our other website, Practical Clinical Skills. Reload 🗙