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Electrocardiogram, The

Synopsis
Describes the physiological basis of the normal ECG and the way in which it is recorded in a human subject. Presents high-resolution simulations of typical ECG traces and explains the calculation and clinical significance of the cardiac vector. The simulated ECG records are derived from actual recordings from healthy subjects and are presented on a continuously scrolling screen display to simulate a chart reader.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Multimedia; Computer program. PC, BBC, Nimbus versions.
Year of production
1989
Availability
Sale; 1996 sale: £120.00 (inclusive) (PC multi-user)
Documentation
Accompanying manual and tutor’s guide.
Uses
A-level and undergraduate biology and health-related courses.
Subjects
Biology; Medical sciences
Keywords
electrocardiograms; heart disease

Credits

Writer
Alan Williams; David Dewhurst; Guy Brown

Distribution Formats

Type
CD-ROM

Production Company

Name

PAVIC Productions

Distributor

Name

Sheffield BioScience Programs

Web
http://www.sheffbp.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
0131-662 8225
Fax
0131-662 8225
Address
Flat 1, Salisbury Heights
31 Salisbury Road
Edinburgh EH16 5AA

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