Course Curriculum: What You Will Gain

By taking this course today, you’ll get the complete A-Z on how to read and interpret EKGs, so no matter how much you have struggled before, this e-course will significantly help you.

 

 

 

Module I: The Electrical Conduction System

  • Understands the electrical conduction system and how it relates to the rhythm
  • Recognizes a normal sinus rhythm and the components
  • Memorizes the normal time intervals of a normal rhythm
  • Understands the correct locations of a 12 lead EKG placement
  • Able to differentiate between continuous cardiac monitoring versus 12 lead ECG placement

Module II: Sinus Rhythms

  • Recognizes sinus rhythms
  • Knows the causes, symptoms and treatment for sinus bradycardia
  • Knows the causes, symptoms and treatment for sinus tachycardia
  • Knows the causes, symptoms and treatment for sinus arrhythmia
  • Knows the causes, symptoms and treatment for supraventricular tachycardia

Module III: Abnormal Rhythms: Junctional Rhythms

  • Able to recognize a junctional rhythm
  • Knows the causes, symptoms and treatment of a junctional rhythm
  • Understand the differences between a junctional rhythm, accelerated junctional rhythm and junctional tachycardia

Module IV: Abnormal Rhythms: Atrial Rhythms

  • Understands what are atrial rhythms
  • Knows the causes, symptoms and treatment for atrial fibrillation
  • Understands the difference between paroxysmal atrial fibrillation versus chronic atrial fibrillation, controlled atrial fibrillation versus uncontrolled atrial fibrillation
  • Knows the causes, symptoms and treatment for atrial flutter
  • Able to recognize and identify what is a premature atrial complex (PACs)

Module V: Abnormal Rhythms: Ventricular Rhythms

  • Understands what are ventricular rhythms
  • Knows the causes, symptoms and treatment for ventricular fibrillation
  • Knows the causes, symptoms and treatment for atrial ventricular tachycardia
  • Able to recognize and identify what is a premature ventricular complex (PVCs)

Module VI: Heart Blocks

  • Understands what are atrial heart blocks
  • Knows the causes, symptoms, and treatment for bundle branch block
  • Knows the causes, symptoms, and treatment for first-degree heart block
  • Knows the causes, symptoms, and treatment for a second-degree block (I and II)
  • Knows the causes, symptoms, and treatment for third-degree block

Module VII: Practice Questions

  • Understands the different formats of EKG questions
  • Learns important strategies to EKGs
  • Able to apply and interpret an EKG strip

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

 

Q: How long do I have access to everything?

A: You will have access to this product for a month (30 days), if you’d like to extend your access you are more than welcome to re-purchase once it expires.

Q: How does it work?

A: Once you click the “Get Started” button below, you will be redirected to the checkout page and then once you complete your purchase, you will immediately be redirected to Your library to access the products.

Q: How long is the course?

A: The course is about 5 hours long however it takes most students about 3 weeks to really understand the contents of the course.