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Lecture Overview

In this short and sharp presentation, enjoy a basic overview of ECG importance and interpretation. This lecture will cover all the 101s of ECG interpretation, as well as reinforce your importance as a health professional in adequately performing and troubleshooting this diagnostic process.


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Joanne Reading

Joanne Reading is a clinical educator within the 42-bed ICU at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, which also services critically ill patients from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Royal Women’s Hospital. Joanne holds a critical care graduate certificate and a master of health science with a focus on education. She is also the author of her own nursing education website called 'Blogging for your Noggin'. With a special interest in all things cardiac and respiratory. Joanne is passionate about ensuring that education not only fosters critical thinking but is entertaining in the process! See Educator Profile


178 Total Rating(s)
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Matthew Tencza
18 Nov 2019

An engaging and informative resource

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Karen Cutler
03 Nov 2019

This lecture was a great overview on the why and the how of taking an ECG. It was very clear and easily understood.

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Natalie Barnes
21 Aug 2019

Great refresher.

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Emma Bordignon
18 Aug 2019

Great video, engaging presenter.

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Stephen Allan
03 Aug 2019

Good opportunity to review ECG basics prior to doing STEMI exam.

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Jacqueline Elvin
28 Jul 2019

Very engaging educator that explained things in a way that was easy to understand and picture.

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Emma hall
21 Jul 2019

Good presentation once again, however was a bit short. Perhaps there are other videos which cover more on this topic, hence was just the basics covered.

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Donna Patterson
09 Jul 2019

Excellent Presenter is engaging & content is easy to understand without becoming boring.

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Brearne Barnes
09 Jul 2019

This was a great refresher that I will probably watch again.

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Kathy Heyman
04 Jul 2019

This will enable me to read a standard ECG

CPD18m of CPD
Total Rating(s)  178
Published12 April 2018
Expires 19 February 2021
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