Resources

  • References


    ACC/AHA/ESC 2006 guidelines for management of patients with ventricular arrhythmias and the prevention of sudden cardiac death.
    Circulation. 2006;114:e385.


    American Heart Association. A new order for CPR, spelled C-A-B. American Heart Association website. Available at:
    http://www.newsroom.heart.org/index.php?s=43&item=1139. Published October 18, 2010. October 21, 2010.


    Beers MH, Berkow R.
    The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy. 17th ed. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.; 1999.


    Braunwald E, Zipes DP, Libby P.
    Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Disease. 6th ed. Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders Company; 2001.


    Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). American Heart Association website. Available at:
    http://www.americanheart.org/presenter.jhtml?identifier=4479. Accessed August 7, 2005.


    Defibrillation. American Heart Association website. Available at:
    http://www.americanheart.org/presenter.jhtml?identifier=4540. Accessed August 7, 2005.


    Marx JA.
    Rosen's Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice. 5th ed. St. Louis, MO: Mosby, Inc.; 2002.


    Rakel RE.
    Textbook of Family Practice. 6th ed. Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders Company; 2002.


    Risk factors and prevention. Heart Rhythm Society website. Available at:
    http://hrspatients.org/patients/risk%5Ffactors/default.asp. Accessed August 7, 2005.

  • Resources

    American Heart Association

    http://www.heart.org

    Heart Rhythm Society

    http://www.hrsonline.org

    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

    http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Cardiovascular Society

    http://www.ccs.ca

    National Stroke and Heart Foundation of Canada

    http://www.heartandstroke.com