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NR 507 - Advanced Pathophysiology
Chamberlain College of Nursing
1.A 72-year-old woman with a recent onset of syncopal episodes has been referred to a cardiology group by her family physician. As part of the patient's diagnostic workup, the nurse practitioner conducting the intake assessment has ordered a Holter monitor for 24 hours. Which of the following statements best captures an aspect of Holter monitoring?(Points : 0.4) A Holter monitor is preferable to standard ECG due to its increased sensitivity to cardiac electrical activity. The primary goal is to allow the cardiologist to accurately diagnose cardiomyopathies. Accurate interpretation of the results requires correlating the findings with the activity that the woman was doing at the time of recording. Holter monitors are normally...