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Cover image for lecture: Life Threatening Arrhythmias and Basic and Advanced Life Support Principles

Lecture Overview

A must-watch refresher for all health professionals on the fundamental topic of what to do in a life threatening emergency situation. Using the context of life threatening arrhythmias, update your knowledge with this short and sharp presentation from Joanne Reading on what to do in an emergency.


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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


71 Total Rating(s)
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Phoebe Doherty
29 Mar 2020

Excellent presenter

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Sarah Ball
25 Mar 2020

Great little resource that very succinctly summarizes the principles of BLS and ALS.

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Alejandro Ruiz
04 Mar 2020

This lecture was very concise and good.

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Sharon Clark
11 Feb 2020

Good refresher. Clear Concise and Informative

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Christa wight
31 Jan 2020


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Alexandra Paukovits
12 Oct 2019

Great lecture, I would happily watch more of this class.

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Catherine Hore
16 Sep 2019

simple, short and easy to understand

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Matthew lawrence
20 Jun 2019

short, sharp and informative.

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Glenda Lynne Worthington
17 Jun 2019

It was a precise, easy to follow and extremely informative presentation which I would recommend to other health professionals.

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Kristine Webster-Lawson
07 Jun 2019

Great lesson very easy to understand