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ECG & Pharmacology

The ECG & Pharmacology Course is a classroom-based, facilitator-led course designed to improve electrocardiogram (ECG) recognition skills and pharmacology knowledge for treating cardiovascular emergencies.   This course is for healthcare professionals who participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other care and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, and others who require this specialized knowledge for their job.

After participating in this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Explain heart anatomy and basic electrophysiology.

  • Explain normal ECG measurements.

  • Recognize basic arrhythmia.

  • List basic ACLS drugs.

  • Describe drugs, doses, and routes of administration during cardiovascular Emergencies.