Confident ECG Interpretation (Parts one & two)

University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine

March 4 & March 11, 2022

This is a two-part course. Attendees MUST participate in both parts.

This course will provide a review of basic 12-lead ECG interpretation skills. The course is designed to enhance ECG interpretation skills for the purpose of practice improvement, and facilitated by the cardiologists from the University of Calgary Cardiac Sciences.

At the end of this course, when reviewing a patient’s 12-lead ECG, learners will be equipped to:

  • Correctly determine rate, rhythm and axis on ECG
  • Diagnose left and right ventricular hypertrophy on ECG
  • Identify findings suggestive of ischemia on ECG
  • Correctly diagnose myocardial infarction on ECG including whether acute, subacute or old
  • Accurately diagnose atrial and ventricular tachyarrhythmias
  • Identify bradycardia
  • Identify pacemaker activity on ECG and determine if pacemaker function appears normal
  • Identify ST and T wave changes seen in common non-cardiac presentations such as: pulmonary embolism, electrolyte abnormalities, drug effect and CNS events

Time details: March 4 - 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; March 11 8 -11:45 a.m. MST
Location: Virtual

Cost details and additional information is available on the event website.

CME accreditation:
Pre-course Self-Learning Activity
This program has been certified for up to 8.0 Mainpro+ Self-Learning CreditsThis activity is an Accredited Self-Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 8.0 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

Course Group Activity
This program has been certified for up to 7.0 Mainpro+ Group Learning Credits
This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 7.0 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

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