Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Student Scholarship

Date Written

7-25-2018

Document Type

Project

Course Number

5330-OL1

Course Name

Nursing

Professor’s Name

Dr. John Chovan, PhD., DNP, RN, CNP, CNS

Keywords

Atrial Fibrillation, Re-entry, Dysrhythmia, Arrhythmia, Rotors, Tachycardia

Subject Categories

Medicine and Health Sciences | Nursing

Abstract

This poster gives detailed information covering atrial fibrillation such as its definition, relevance, classifications, symptoms, and risk factors. Also included is a moderately in-depth discussion of the different pathophysiological mechanisms underlying the condition and a section with esoteric terms necessary to understand those mechanisms. The poster features a summary of management strategies for atrial fibrillation and concludes with implications for nursing.

Included in

Nursing Commons

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