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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


61 Total Rating(s)
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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

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Annabel Wood
31 May 2019

A very good summary/overview of shockable and unshockable rhythms in cardiac arrest together with Basic vs Advanced Life Support.

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Felicity Jenkins
29 May 2019

Great refresher, easy to understand

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Jennifer Avery
26 May 2019

To the point & very relevant.

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Julie Grosse
20 May 2019

very focused and knowledgable presentation

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Shuyun JIN
26 Apr 2019

This is a very useful lecture.