Introduction to ECG Interpretation 17 May 2021 GP2112
Date: 17 May 2021
Time: 09h00 – 12h00
Who Should Attend
Healthcare professionals and healthcare assistants who perform taking of an ECG
Nurses, pharmacists, paramedic
Allied Healthcare professionals
Pre Requisites : A basic understanding of the anatomy of the heart
This session aims to provide you with the skills to record and interpret a standard ECG.
Overview of anatomy of the heart
How to apply the ECG leads and record an ECG.
Troubleshooting and challenges in obtaining a high quality ECG.
Examining rate and rhythm and recognising normal sinus rhythm.
Introduction to abnormal rhythms and arrhythmia.
Advanced ECG interpretation
Heart Failure and Hypertension
This is an introductory course. The next session will be 11 June 2021.