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Welcome to the Current ECG Podcast! You listen to this podcast because you want to advance your ECG Interpretation skills and deliver a higher quality of patient care as a practitioner of Emergency Medicine. This content has been crafted for students and practicing Paramedics, Nurses, Physician Assistants, Physicians, Medical Students at all levels and scopes of practice and Emergency Medicine Educators. You will learn the basics to build a strong ECG foundation and more advanced topics like ...
 
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In this episode, Dave talks about End-tidal CO2 (EtCO2), and how to use Capnography to better assess and treat your patients. Also In This Episode: What is Capnography? Patient Case: 25 YO Male When CO2 is not exhaled effectively Oxygenation and Ventilation 4 phases of EtCO2 EtCO2 and airway management Using EtCO2 during cardiac arrest Supporting g…
 
On this episode Dave is joined by Dr. Jerry W. Jones, MD FACEP FAAEM. Dr. Jones is the CEO and Founder of Medicus of Houston. Medicus of Houston is a continuing medical education company that specializes in advanced ECG interpretation and instruction. He is a Board-certified emergency physician, author, speaker, instructor and and internationally-r…
 
In this episode, Dave is joined by Tarlan Hedayati, MD, FACEP, to discuss how to differentiate between Pseudo PEA and True PEA. Dr. Hedayati is a practicing Emergency Physician in Cook County, Chicago. She is also the Associate Professor and Chair of Education for the Emergency Medicine Department. Also In This Episode Patient Case: 57 YO Male POC …
 
Each month, EMedHome.com presents EMCast, the 90-minute podcast hosted by Dr. Amal Mattu, the premier educator in Emergency Medicine. Subscribe to EMedHome.com for an array of clinical content that will impact every shift. This month's EMCast covers: (1) 2020 Critical Care Literature Review (2) STI Treatment Update (3) CNS Infections in Immunocompr…
 
In this episode, Dave shares the importance of practicing quality CPR with the goal of being the 'ultimate compressor'. Also In This Episode: Patient case which deteriorates to cardiac arrest- AHA/ILCOR ECC guidelines to begin immediate chest compressions and application of the cardiac monitor with an attempt at defibrillation. Work as a team on th…
 
Each month, EMedHome.com presents EMCast, the 90-minute podcast hosted by Dr. Amal Mattu, the premier educator in Emergency Medicine. Subscribe to EMedHome.com for an array of clinical content that will impact every shift. This month's EMCast covers: (1) AHA Guidelines Update (2) AHA COVID-19 Update (3) AHA Post-Arrest Update (4) AHA Pediatric Arre…
 
In this episode, Dave is joined by Brad Reid to discuss Medical Math and how you can be sure that you are making accurate calculations at 3 o'clock in the morning when you are hungry and tired! Brad is an Advanced Care Paramedic in Nova Scotia and currently is the Program Manager for Medavie HealthEd that delivers Primary and Advanced Care Paramedi…
 
Each month, EMedHome.com presents EMCast, the 90-minute podcast hosted by Dr. Amal Mattu, the premier educator in Emergency Medicine. Subscribe to EMedHome.com for an array of clinical content that will impact every shift. This month's EMCast covers: (1) Adverse Effects of Novel Cancer Therapies (2) Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD) (3)…
 
In this episode, Dave highlights one some consider to be the ultimate imposter- Hyperkalemia. Hyperkalemia is a life threatening electrolyte abnormality that can be easily missed in the emergency setting, and it is vitally important that we can recognize this by interpreting our patients ECG. Also In This Episode ECG example - Diagnosis Depolarizat…
 
In this episode, Dave is joined by Tarlan Hedayati, MD, FACEP, to discuss STEMI equivalents: ECG patterns that need the Cath Lab. Dr.Hedayati is a practicing Emergency Physican in Cook County, Chicago. She is also the Associate Professor and Chair of Education for the Emergency Medicine Department. Also In This Episode What are STEMI equivalents? S…
 
In this episode, Dave presents on some of the ECG interpretation basics and how to avoid being making incorrect interpretation at 3am when you are hungry and tired. Also In This Episode Interpretation basics Atrial Fibrillation ECG Tracing Example 1 - 3 Turn the volume up on your monitor ECG Tracing Example 4 - 9 Subscribe to the video version of t…
 
In this episode, Dave is joined by Amal Mattu, MD, FAAEM, FACEP, to discuss high risk Arrhythmias. Dr. Mattu is the Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine. Also In This Episode Case #1 - 60 yo. woman with weakness Moderate Hyperkalemia Severe Hyperkalemia Case #2 - 45 yo. man with light…
 
In this episode, Dave discusses how it is important as practitioners to understand how blood PH can effect how we manage and treat our patients. Also In This Episode How do we provide oxygen and what is it doing? Oxygen disassociation curve Acidotic environment Alkalotic environment The cells need sugar, water, oxygen to survive! Subscribe to the v…
 
Each month, EMedHome.com presents EMCast, the 90-minute podcast hosted by Dr. Amal Mattu, the premier educator in Emergency Medicine. Subscribe to EMedHome.com for an array of clinical content that will impact every shift. This month's EMCast covers: (1) Women and Acute Coronary Syndrome (2) Risk Management Through Communication and Documentation (…
 
Each month, EMedHome.com presents EMCast, the 90-minute podcast hosted by Dr. Amal Mattu, the premier educator in Emergency Medicine. Subscribe to EMedHome.com for an array of clinical content that will impact every shift. This month's EMCast covers: (1) Risk Management in Abdominal Pain (2) Cauda Equina Syndrome (3) Infective Endocarditis…
 
In this episode, Dave is joined by Tarlan Hedayati, MD, to discuss Tachycardia. Dr.Hedayati is a practicing Emergency Physican in Cook County, Chicago. She is also the Associate Professor and Chair of Education for the Emergency Medicine Department. Also In This Episode Defining Tachycardia Stable vs. Unstable vs. Cardiac arrest Sinus vs. Not sinus…
 
In this episode, Dave is joined by Tarlan Hedayati, MD, to discuss Bradycardias and Blocks. Dr.Hedayati is a practicing Emergency Physican in Cook County, Chicago. She is also the Associate Professor and Chair of Education for the Emergency Medicine Department. Also In This Episode Defining Bradycardia Stable vs. unstable Sinus vs. not sinus Narrow…
 
Each month, EMedHome.com presents EMCast, the 90-minute podcast hosted by Dr. Amal Mattu, the premier educator in Emergency Medicine. Subscribe to EMedHome.com for an array of clinical content that will impact every shift. This month's EMCast covers: (1) COVID-19 in the Elderly (2) European Society of Cardiology-PE Guidelines (3) Neuro-COVID…
 
In this episode, Dave discusses global ST Segment elevation, the flawed line of thinking that leads us to think "it must be Pericarditis", and how to differentiate between Acute Coronary Syndrome and Pericarditis. Also In This Episode Pericarditis - signs and symptoms ECG Tracing example 1 ECG Tracing example 2 Morphology counts! ECG Tracing exampl…
 
In this episode, Dave talks about augmented Vector Right (aVR). Many of us have been told, "Don't bother using lead aVR as part of your interpretation, you can't see anything in lead aVR, it won't give you any useful information." Nothing could be further from the truth. Also In This Episode Lead aVR, the forgotten lead Looking down through the hea…
 
In this episode, Dave tackles the question: What's the difference between a normal Q Wave and a pathological one? Also In This Episode The hexaxial reference grid, the Cabrera system Septal Depolarization A window to the other side of the Heart! Negative deflection Pathological Q wave criteria ECG examples Subscribe to the video version of this pod…
 
Each month, EMedHome.com presents EMCast, the 90-minute podcast hosted by Dr. Amal Mattu, the premier educator in Emergency Medicine. Subscribe to EMedHome.com for an array of clinical content that will impact every shift. This month's EMCast covers: (1) COVID and the Brain (2) Critical Care and COVID-19 (3) Boston COVID-19 Preparedness (4) COVID-1…
 
Amal Mattu, MD, and colleagues discuss the latest information on non-type 2 myocardial infarction, acute severe hypertensive crises and urgencies, Fournier’s gangrene, and reperfusion therapy.By EMedHome.com
 
This is a special edition of EMCast, recorded April 16, 2020. EMCast is hosted by Amal Mattu, MD, Professor of Emergency Medicine and Vice Chair of Academic Affairs, University of Maryland. Dr. Mattu is widely recognized as one of the premier educators in Emergency Medicine. Joining Dr. Mattu on this edition of EMCast: Joshua Moskovitz, MD Associat…
 
In this episode, Dave talks about COVID-19 and some additional information that clinicians and emergency care providers can use to help them identify and manage some of these patients. Also In This Episode ECG Tracing examples What does COVID-19 do to the heart? Not all viruses are the same Systemic inflammatory response Myocarditis: STEMI, HF, Sho…
 
Each month, EMedHome.com presents EMCast, the 90-minute podcast hosted by Dr. Amal Mattu, the premier educator in Emergency Medicine. Subscribe to EMedHome.com for an array of clinical content that will impact every shift. This month's EMCast covers: (1) Care of the Elderly Patient (2) Epinephrine in Cardiac Arrest (3) Posterior Circulation Strokes…
 
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