Some leads are referred to as unipolar because
Some leads are referred to as bipolar because?
Which of the following activities may cause the cardiac monitor to display a tracing very similar in appearance to Ventricular Tachycardia?
A nurse has just attached a cardiac monitor to a patient and she notes "chaotic electrical activity" on the monitor. It looks like Ventricular Fibrillation. After she makes certain that the patient is responsive, what is the next task she should perform?
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