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Cover image for lecture: How to Spot Acute Coronary Syndrome on an ECG

Lecture Overview

Learn to spot and manage acute coronary syndromes (ACS) with this engaging session on ECG patterns. Gain a better understanding of the significance of an ST elevation, ST depression, T wave inversion and much more.


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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


91 Total Rating(s)
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Daniel Spence
27 Nov 2019

More technical issues explained in simpler terms. One negative was that i couldn't always see what the lecturer was drawing on the white board when explain particular parts. Otherwise it was a good course.

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Benjamin Rushworth
24 Nov 2019

Good lecture and information, however unable to see what the lecturer was writing on the board or what she was referencing on her board and PowerPoint to fully appreciate what she was trying to explain at times.

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Patricia McClean
28 Oct 2019

great speaker as always, but it would be great if we could see what she is pointing out? i assume there were ecg examples that were not seen by the viewer??

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Trent Wheeler
06 Oct 2019

One of the best videos I've seen on differentiating acute and benign changes

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Helen Eyles
24 Sep 2019

very useful to reinforce 12 lead application. Lecturer was very knowledgeable and imparted information in a way that was easy to understand.

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Sharon Matthews
15 Sep 2019

This was very informative. It was a lot of information to take in at once. Unfortunately I was not able to see the diagrams she was drawing on the white board to elaborate on some points. Jo is very knowledgable in her area.

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Craig Broomhall
24 Aug 2019

Highly recommended presentation.

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Jose Rancudo
16 Aug 2019

This online course is very educational and I encourage all nurse who work in the unit where you deal with ECG to watch this on line course.

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Philippa marriott
01 Aug 2019

Great education learned so much great interactive teaching

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Marilyn Patricia Louise Barnes
24 Jul 2019

My knowledge of reading an ECG is now greatly enhanced and I feel a lot more confident in being able to read them.