Noninvasive temporary cardiac pacing in the emergency department: a review and update.

  • L M Beeler
  • Published 1993 in
    Journal of emergency nursing: JEN : official…
NTP's superior safety and ease of use compared with other emergent pacing alternatives make it the emergency pacemaker choice for the acute stabilization of patients requiring pacing. The key to its success is timely use. The more quickly it is initiated, the more effective it will be. NTP represents a quick, effective treatment for asystole and symptomatic… CONTINUE READING