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The Six Second ECG

The Six Second ECG

the six second ECG

The Cardiac Rhythm Simulator generates 25 of the most common cardiac rhythms (lead II) for you to explore, review and play.


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Mamie Swift
Mamie Swift (Student)
5 years ago

This is a quick, fun way to learn some of the most distinctive (and some of the most common) ECG/EKG rhythms. I've used it in multiple courses, especially in my paramedic program, and it's a good starter set of rhythm strips for practice.

Used in course? Yes
Time spent reviewing site: 15 minutes
Samantha Mayer
Samantha Mayer (Student)
5 years ago

This free online ECG simulator offers visual learning with 6 second ECG strips for numerous heart rhythms, both normal and abnormal. The simulator offers information regarding each rhythm as well as an ECG strip to visually depict the rhythm. The user may also choose a learning or game mode to expand or test their knowledge. This site is useful for any nursing students who want to become more familiar with heart rhythms and reading ECGs.

Time spent reviewing site: 1 hour
Sierra Taylor
Sierra Taylor (Student)
5 years ago

Master your 6 second ECG with this game provided by SKillSTAT.

Used in course? Yes
Time spent reviewing site: 0.5 hours