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

Be Like That Guy – Dr John Hinds

  The critical care and #FOAMed community lost our friend Dr John Hinds a few days ago. We’re in the business of sudden death. As prehospital, emergency, acute medicine and intensive care clinicians, facing the reality of the tragic loss of a living person, loved by their friends and family, is our day job. This

Pre-SMACC mini RAGE

Currently the RAGE Podcast site is recovering from a cold, so here are the show notes for the pre-SMACC mini RAGE episode released June 2015. Here is the podcast And here are the references: SMACC Conference It’s a knockout GoodSAM GoodSAM App Oxygen therapy AVOID: Air Versus Oxygen in ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. HOT or

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