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Paediatric ECG Intepretation Workshop

Paediatric ECG Intepretation Workshop

Paediatric ECG Intepretation Workshop
  • The Paediatric ECG Interpretation Workshop is designed to provide learners with the underpinning concepts to explore the care given in an emergency care setting to paediatric patients and in order to develop participant’s knowledge and skills in the accident and emergency care to the adult patients under this operation in the healthcare setting.
  • The qualification is ideal for new starters and experienced staff requiring a refresher alike and is designed for the health and social care sectors including private and government hospitals , nurses, healthcare assistants , doctor’s surgeries etc.
  • The qualification has been designed to incorporate the guidance and best practices of Electrocardiograph Interpretation from NICE guidelines and other government guidance
Aims of the workshop:
  • The aim of the course is to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to understand Electrocardiography (ECG) and its interpretation, the necessary skills  and care given to all paediatric patients  in an accident & emergency care unit, and intensive care units.
Course Details
  • Legislation and National Guidelines
  • Code of Professional Conduct
  • RCN Principles of Nursing Practice
  • Roles and Responsibility
  • Principles of Consent for Treatment
  • Risk Assessment
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Healthcare Associated Infection (HCAI)
  • Historical Background of ECG monitoring
  • ECG in Paediatrics
  • Electrophysiology and Anatomy
  • The Conduction System in the Heart
  • Chest Lead Placement
  • Mechanics of ECG tracing
  • ECG Rhythms
  • Reference systems
  • Axis determination
  • Causes of Left Axis Deviation
  • RSR Morphology
  • Atrial Enlargement
  • Right, Left and Combined Ventricular Hypertrophy
  • QRS Morphologies
  • Conduction Disturbancies
  • ECG Intepretations
  • Legal issues associated with Record Keeping
  • Knowledge Assessment and Competency
Duration: 0930-1730
Fee: £165
Lunch will not be provided only Tea and coffee will be provided in the morning and during breaks.

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Paediatric ECG Intepretation Workshop 

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