AMS – EM – Cardiology: Sudden Cardiac Death; Syncope; Chest Pain

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Title: Emergency Medicine – Cardiology: Sudden Cardiac Death; Syncope; Chest Pain

Faculty: Alyson N. Owen, M.D., John Bielinski, PA-C

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Sudden Cardiac Death, Bradycardia and Atrioventricular Block.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Determine which patients need additional evaluation and treatment of ventricular arrhythmias.
  2. Assess which patients need additional evaluation and treatment of cardiac conduction abnormalities as per ACC/AHA/HRS Guidelines.
  3. Recognize indications for permanent pacemakers.

TOPIC 2: Syncope: Evaluation, Diagnosis and Management

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:  GL, COMP

  1. Describe the pathophysiology of syncope
  2. Differentiate between various causes of syncope
  3. Develop a diagnostic algorithm for the evaluation of syncope as per the 2017 ACC Guidelines
  4. Employ management strategies for patients presenting with syncope

TOPIC 3: Differential Diagnosis of Chest Pain.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Assess for and identify causes of chest pain.
  2. Describe the pathophysiology of chest pain.
  3. Differentiate the clinical features of various causes of chest pain.
  4. Employ the ACCF/AHA Guideline based management strategies for chest pain.
  5. Identify patients who will benefit from device therapy.
  6. Recognize when to refer patients for more advanced cardiac care.

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Title: Emergency Medicine – Cardiology: Sudden Cardiac Death; Syncope; Chest Pain

Faculty: Alyson N. Owen, M.D., John Bielinski, PA-C

Original Release Date: July 1, 2018  Expiration Date: July 1, 2021

TOPIC 1: Sudden Cardiac Death, Bradycardia and Atrioventricular Block.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Determine which patients need additional evaluation and treatment of ventricular arrhythmias.
  2. Assess which patients need additional evaluation and treatment of cardiac conduction abnormalities as per ACC/AHA/HRS Guidelines.
  3. Recognize indications for permanent pacemakers.

TOPIC 2: Syncope: Evaluation, Diagnosis and Management

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to:  GL, COMP

  1. Describe the pathophysiology of syncope
  2. Differentiate between various causes of syncope
  3. Develop a diagnostic algorithm for the evaluation of syncope as per the 2017 ACC Guidelines
  4. Employ management strategies for patients presenting with syncope

TOPIC 3: Differential Diagnosis of Chest Pain.

Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to: EBM, GL, COMP

  1. Assess for and identify causes of chest pain.
  2. Describe the pathophysiology of chest pain.
  3. Differentiate the clinical features of various causes of chest pain.
  4. Employ the ACCF/AHA Guideline based management strategies for chest pain.
  5. Identify patients who will benefit from device therapy.
  6. Recognize when to refer patients for more advanced cardiac care.

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