Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock
Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

by Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP
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Hone your basic life support skills for cardiac emergencies

Acquire a good knowledge about the most important interventions with cardiac emergencies in order to take immediate action in the ER.

Get informed about the most common cardiac emegencies and their physiological explanations. Learn more about the initial assessment in cases of cardiac arrest and how to perform a high quality CPR and, by doing so, save the patient´s life. In this course you will also be given insights into epinephrine and amiodarone use in an ER setting, together with information regarding Pulseless Electrical Activity (PEA).

More topics are:

  • How to recognize and intervene in cases of asystole
  • How to carry out a physical exam and chest pain history, and order appropriate tests
  • Treating and assessing acute coronary syndromes (ACS), performing an ECG, and treating high risk patients
  • Learn more about incidence and risk factors of aortic dissection and its treatment options
  • Get to know about arrhythmias
  • Understand the types and pathophysiology of shock and learn about its general management

Course Details

  • Videos 30
  • Duration 3:25 h
  • Quiz questions 104
  • Articles 8

Content

Your Educators of course Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

 Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP

Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP

As an assistant professor of emergency medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Julianna Jung, M.D. is an expert in teaching students. She has been the director of medical student education in the Emergency Medicine department since 2006 and was appointed the associate director of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Simulation Center in 2011. She is also a national leader in education, holding a position on the Executive Committee of Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine.

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Effective Presenter
By Claudia T. on 22. August 2018 for Epinephrine and Amiodarone

Dr. Jung provides concise, precise, and relevant information in a clear and deliberate manner.

 
Great lecture
By Intishar R. on 04. August 2018 for Shock: General Management

Miss Julianna has explained the principles of management of shock nicely and precisely.

 
Great
By Altair S. on 26. May 2018 for Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

Amazing! Compatible with last version of ACLS after rading the book the lecture was very good

 
clear, concise, and short lesson. Ideal for those with limited time to spend on learning and fine tuning there skills/ knowledge
By shannon n. on 19. May 2018 for Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

clear, concise, short lesson that is perfect for me and Ideal for those with limited time to spend on learning and fine tuning there skills/ knowledge

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