Advanced Clinical 12 Lead EKG Interpretation
October 18, 2020 from 2:00pm EDT to 4:00pm EDT
Think you've got a strong foundation in EKG interpretation? Then it's time to go to the next level! It's not just about looking for peaked T waves or knowing STEMI criteria. You'll learn with a practicing emergency medicine PA about subtle EKG findings that can spell disaster for patients unless you know what to look for.
At the conclusion of this session, the participant will be able to:
1. Master STEMI and STEMI-equivalent criteria and understand when standard treatments for acute coronary syndrome should be modified.
2. Recognize the various forms of abnormal T-waves and differentiate between pathologic findings and normal variants.
3. Recall the "HAPPY" mnemonic for 6 EKG findings in syncope that predict a potentially lethal outcome.