Date & Time
Tuesday, May 2, 2023, 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM
Name
127 EKG Interpretation Basics
Description

Having a basic understanding of EKG interpretation can assist the medical staff in identifying life-threatening conditions and help identify patients who require urgent medical care. This talk will instruct participants in the components of a normal EKG so that abnormalities can be more readily identified.

Educational Objectives
  • Review the EKG and how it differs from a rhythm strip
  • Explain how to identify an acute myocardial infarction on an EKG
  • Explain how to identify arrhythmias on an EKG

Level: Basic