Category: ECG Guru

Do You Teach ECG or Cardiology Classes?

This ECG Guru website exists for the purpose of sharing teaching resources with anyone who teaches ECG or Cardiology classes.  It can be difficult to find non-copyrighted and free images to use in presentations.  Often, those resources that are available are too small to reproduce well for a handout or projector.  Our website seeks to

Want Some Tips On Teaching Axis Determination?

Teaching Axis Determination   Frontal plane axis determination often strikes fear into the hearts of new ECG students and ECG instructors.  Instructors may struggle to make the topic relevant for their students, and students struggle to decipher all the complex “methods” that are offered for frontal plane axis determination.   The “best” way to teach axis

Are You New to Laddergrams?

A laddergram is a diagram of conduction through the heart, presented in a minimum of three tiers, one for the atria, one for the AV junction, and one for the ventricles.  Laddergrams are very useful for presenting and testing your theory of a dysrhythmia.  Instructors often use them to illustrate complex dysrhythmia mechanisms.   If