12 Lead EKG

Event Date:
Friday, October 22, 2021 -
8:00am to 5:00pm
Course Status:
Event SKU: Event-2378
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12 Lead EKG Interpretation Learning Objectives

  • Understand how EKG findings fits into the care of your patient
  • Learn a systematic approach to evaluating a 12 lead EKG
  • Identify basic heart anatomy including the electrical conduction system
  • Understand EKG graph layout and markings
  • Understand time and voltage as it relates to tracings
  • Understand proper lead placement
  • Understand the basics mechanics of how tracings are produced
  • Understand the three main leads (I, II, & III) and their view of the heart
  • Understand the augmented leads (aVR, aVL, aVF) and their view of the heart
  • Understand the precordial leads (V1-V6) and their view of the heart
  • Identify the parts of a tracing (P, QRS, ST, T)
  • Understand how to measure intervals (PR, QRS, QT)
  • Understand how to calculate heart rates
  • Learn a systematic approach to determining rhythms
  • Identify normal sinus rhythms
  • Identify atrial rhythms
  • Identify ventricular rhythms
  • Identify premature complexes (PVC, PJC, PVC)
  • Identify AV heart blocks (first, second, third)
  • Identify intraventricular blocks (right and left)
  • Identify lethal rhythms
  • Identify rhythm changes with medications
  • Identify rhythm changes will illnesses
  • Understand and identify axis deviation
  • Understand and identify reciprocal changes
  • Understand and identify R-wave progression
  • Identify ischemia
  • Identify infarcts
  • Understand coronary vasculature
  • Identify the location of an infarct
  • Understand the clues to perform right sided & posterior EKG
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