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Cover image for lecture: Identifying and Managing Unstable Tachycardias

Lecture Overview

Unstable tachycardias have the potential to lead to cardiac arrest. Feel comfortable identifying and managing SVT, rapid AF and atrial flutter rhythms; SVT with aberrancy; why bundle branch blocks alter the QRS complex, and more.


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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


33 Total Rating(s)
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Gary Macreadie
21 Feb 2020

Good general overview of tachycardia recognition , heart failure and management

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Jenna He
27 Oct 2019

Thank you for helping me to revisit this topic!

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Craig Broomhall
06 Aug 2019

Absolutely love the way that this presenter presents the subject matter, engaging and extremely knowledgeable on the subject.

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m hely
02 Jun 2019

Excellent presentation.

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Lisa Hannaford
30 May 2019


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elizabeth Daltonalomes
28 May 2019

Excellent. Not too much information to take in and flowed well.

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Abhinandan Kumar
24 May 2019

The subject matter was relevant and presented in engaging and easy to understand manner. the presenter was quite good.

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Stephanie Plackson
16 May 2019

Great lecturer, excellent presentation

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Rachel Rich
05 May 2019


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Monique Kemp
30 Apr 2019

great presentation very informative and presenter explained topics in a way that was easy to understand and follow