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Lecture Overview

In this short and sharp presentation, enjoy a basic overview of ECG importance and interpretation. This lecture will cover all the 101s of ECG interpretation, as well as reinforce your importance as a health professional in adequately performing and troubleshooting this diagnostic process.


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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


184 Total Rating(s)
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Abena Appiah
10 Jan 2020

Excellent but very short.

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Melissa Reaburn-Jenkin
07 Jan 2020

I did get a little lost, but quickly picked it up again.

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Karen Coghlan
01 Jan 2020

Great resource! Concise and well informed presenter

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Angela Durham
09 Dec 2019

Very easy to follow and a great refresher. The presenter is easy to listen to and very engaging

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Matthew Tencza
18 Nov 2019

An engaging and informative resource

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Karen Cutler
03 Nov 2019

This lecture was a great overview on the why and the how of taking an ECG. It was very clear and easily understood.

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Natalie Barnes
21 Aug 2019

Great refresher.

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Emma Bordignon
18 Aug 2019

Great video, engaging presenter.

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Stephen Allan
03 Aug 2019

Good opportunity to review ECG basics prior to doing STEMI exam.

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Jacqueline Elvin
28 Jul 2019

Very engaging educator that explained things in a way that was easy to understand and picture.