Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock
Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

by Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP

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 emergencies 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 3:27 h
  • Quiz questions 97
  • Concept Pages 14

Content

Your Educators of course Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

 Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP

Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP

Dr. Julianna Jung is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA.
She obtained her MD at Johns Hopkins University in 1999. Since 2006, she is the Director of Medical Student Education in the Emergency Medicine Department, and she was appointed the Associate Director of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Simulation Center in 2011.
She directs several major educational initiatives for medical students at Johns Hopkins, and her work has been recognized with several teaching awards, including the prestigious George J. Stuart Award.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Jung teaches courses on Emergency Medicine.


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By Taufeeq m. on 29. September 2022 for Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

It's sooo nicely presented. I would like to get it

 
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By Ayub M. on 20. August 2022 for Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

I really liked very much , its very concise and short

 
Super!!!
By Umar Farouq U. on 03. June 2022 for Cardiovascular Emergencies and Shock

Great! Very simple and interesting. Well presented and stimulating. Splendid!!!

 
great lecture.
By S C. on 19. May 2022 for Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS): Treatment and Assessment

I just love how you explained everything in 5 min so clearly when I browsed for so long. Very useful information