Identifying and Managing Unstable Tachycardias

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Unstable tachycardias have the potential to lead to cardiac arrest. Feel comfortable identifying and managing SVT, rapid AF and atrial flutter rhythms; SVT with aberrancy; why bundle branch blocks alter the QRS complex, and 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

CPD55m of CPD
First Published14 February 2019
Updated14 February 2019
15 July 2021
Clinical Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology
Heart Failure
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