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89403 - Acute Cardiac Arrhythmias Part 2 - Interactive Online Module

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This topic explores the clinical approach and ECG diagnosis of patients presenting with three classes of arrhythmias : irregular tachycardia, broad complex tachycardia and bradycardia.

Relevance to General Practice

Immediate treatment priorities are considered including the clinical features of vital organ hypoperfusion, red flag arrhythmias associated with a high risk for rapid deterioration / cardiac arrest, approach to interpreting the ECG and emergency management of Rapid AF, Ventricular Tachycardia and Complete heart Block.

Learning outcomes
  • List the differential diagnosis for irregular tachycardia
  • Describe the indications and procedure for synchronised cardioversion in the emergency department using the Ottawa Aggressive Protocol for new onset AF
  • Identify the "Red Flag Rhythms" with a high risk for sudden clinical deterioration
  • Describe the ECG characteristics of bradycardia
  • Identify and explain the management options for the patient with severe / life threatening complete heart block
  • Delivery
    Title
    89403 - Acute Cardiac Arrhythmias Part 2 - Interactive Online Module
    Location
    Duration
    7 hours
    Start Date
    01-Jan-2017
    End Date
    31-Dec-2019
    CPD
    7 hours
    Price
    0.00
    Location
    Online
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