44 episodes

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 the importance of understanding Morphology as well as currents of injury and their impact on what you see on an ECG tracing.

If you're a student who wants to breakthrough in Emergency Medicine, learn how to work the trucks in the streets, this is for you!

If you're a seasoned veteran who wants to brush up on your skills and stay up to date on the most current ECG information, this is for you!

Current ECG Podcast David Klein

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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 the importance of understanding Morphology as well as currents of injury and their impact on what you see on an ECG tracing.

If you're a student who wants to breakthrough in Emergency Medicine, learn how to work the trucks in the streets, this is for you!

If you're a seasoned veteran who wants to brush up on your skills and stay up to date on the most current ECG information, this is for you!

    Ep.42 - Posterior RCA Occlusions with Matt Pigott

    Ep.42 - Posterior RCA Occlusions with Matt Pigott

    This episode features Matt Pigott from Medic Minute with Matt to share his insights about Posterior RCA Occlusions. 
    Also In This Episode
    Anatomy of the RCA Scenario - 62 Y/O F C/C of nausea Standard 12 lead placement Modified 12 lead Posterior RCA diagnosis LAD Occlusions Anatomy of the LAD Scenario - 58 Y/O m C/C of chest pain Hyperacute T waves  
     
     
     
    Subscribe to the video version of this podcast to have access to the visuals that accompany the audio as well as additional tools and resources to help improve your understanding. 
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    And Stay Current

    • 21 min
    Ep.41 - 12 Lead ECG and Coronary Anatomy with Matt Pigott

    Ep.41 - 12 Lead ECG and Coronary Anatomy with Matt Pigott

    This episode features Matt Pigott from Medic Minute with Matt to share his insights about 12 Lead ECG and Coronary Anatomy. 
    Also In This Episode
    Before you get started Looking at your 12 Lead How does this reflect Coronary Anatomy? Changes in morphology Perfusion issue Blood flow through the heart Electrical issue Electrolyte issue Cardiac action potential PQRST segment "STEMI mimics" RCA Occlusions 55 y/o patient case example(s) Proximal or Distal?  
    Subscribe to the video version of this podcast to have access to the visuals that accompany the audio as well as additional tools and resources to help improve your understanding. 
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    Ep.40 - Let’s Get Hyper about T Waves

    Ep.40 - Let’s Get Hyper about T Waves

    On this episode Dave shares about acute coronary syndrome and some of the important ECG shapes and morphologies that can occur in the very beginnings of the injury to the Cardiomyocytes of your heart.
     
    Also In This Episode
    Abnormally wide T waves ECG Tracing examples Don't get confused with Hyperkalemia   
    Subscribe to the video version of this podcast to have access to the visuals that accompany the audio as well as additional tools and resources to help improve your understanding. 
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    And Stay Current!
     

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    Ep.39 - ST Elevation is NOT Infarction

    Ep.39 - ST Elevation is NOT Infarction

    On this episode Dave is joined by Dr. Jerry W. Jones, MD FACEP FAAEM, to discuss why ST elevation is not always an infarction. Dr. Jones will highlight why we need to think about morphology and shape when interpreting ECGs and why reciprocal changes are just as important as the primary changes and more! 
     
    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-recognized expert in electrocardiography.
    Dr. Jones is a diplomate of the American Board of Emergency Medicine who has practiced internal medicine and emergency medicine for over 40 years.
    Also In This Episode
    How to diagnose real infarctions How ischemia damages the cell Cells creating electrical current How electrical current creates is responsible for ST depression and elevation Systolic and Diastolic currents of injury How not to confuse subendocardial ischemia with reciprocal change   
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    And Stay Current!
     

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    Ep.38 - Can You Keep Up with the Pace?...Pacemakers and ICD's with Dr. Hedayati

    Ep.38 - Can You Keep Up with the Pace?...Pacemakers and ICD's with Dr. Hedayati

    In this episode, Dave is joined by Tarlan Hedayati, MD, FACEP, to discuss how to decipher dysrhythmias in devices such as Pacemakers and ICD's.
    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
    What does normal paced rhythm look like? ECG Tracing example Failure to Pace What does a magnet do to a Pacemaker? Failure to Capture ECG Tracing examples Pacemaker X-Ray examples Twiddler's Syndrome  Failure to Sense ECG Tracing examples Pacemaker Mediated Tachycardia Runaway Pacemaker Magnet in ICD's  Review - Look at the ECG Look at the rate? Are there pacer spikes? Are there p's and/or QRS after every spike? Are the spikes appropriate? .
    Connect with Tarlan Hedayati: 
    Twitter: @HedayatiMD https://twitter.com/HedayatiMD
     
    Subscribe to the video version of this podcast to have access to the visuals that accompany the audio as well as additional tools and resources to help improve your understanding. 
    Subscribe now at CurrentECG.com 
    And Stay Current!

    • 43 min
    Ep.37 - De Winter's T Waves: OMI vs STEMI

    Ep.37 - De Winter's T Waves: OMI vs STEMI

    In this episode, Dave shares about moving away from the concept of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) and focusing on Occlusion Myocardial Infarction (OMI).
     
    Also In This Episode:
    OMI vs. STEMI Patient Case: 70 YO Male De Winter's T Waves ECG Tracing example ECG Diagnostic criteria ECG Tracing examples Review - Patient Case: 70 YO Male Activate Cath Lab Take home points  
    Subscribe to the video version of this podcast to have access to the visuals that accompany the audio as well as additional tools and resources to help improve your understanding. 
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    And Stay Current!
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