ECG Interpretation

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About the course

This vet nurse lecture looks in detail at interpretation of ECGs, starting with a revision of how the heart works, and its conduction system. It then demonstrates how to achieve the perfect ECG, and identifies some common artefacts. It then gives a logical approach to ECG interpretation, finishing with some cases and scenarios that may well be seen in the veterinary practice.

Learning Outcomes

  • An understanding of the heart.
  • The practical ability to take an ECG.
  • An understanding of how to interpret ECGs


Charlotte Pace BA (Hons), RVN, VTS (Cardiology)

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