REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED. ULTRASOUND SOLUTIONS CORP. is pleased to present Jeffrey C. Hill, BS, ACS, FASE Department Chair Director and Assistant Professor, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences for EKG Essentials for the Cardiac Sonographer, an informative session on Recognizing cardiac arrythmias using EKG tracings, 2-D and Doppler waveforms.
Arrhythmias are common in patients who develop heart disease. This presentation will review normal and abnormal EKG tracings which may be seen during the echocardiographic exam. Comparison of cardiac rhythm abnormalities to 2D and Doppler waveform findings will be discussed. (Approved for 1 SDMS CME credit)
Upon completion of this educational activity, the participant will be able to:
Describe normal EKG morphology
List common arrhythmias encountered in the Echo Lab
Recognize and identify arrhythmias by 2D imaging and Doppler waveforms
About Our Speaker
Jeffrey C. Hill, BS, ACS, FASE, is the Department Chair of Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Assistant Professor to the School of Medical Imaging and Therapeutics at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) in Worcester, MA. He received his initial training in echocardiography at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA. Jeff is the At-Large Chair and Commissioner of the Joint Review Committee on Education in Cardiovascular Technology. He also served as the Associate Editor of the Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography for many years and currently serves as an editorial board member for the Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. Jeff’s research interests include studying myocardial mechanics and strain imaging, along with the development of tele-operative robotic lung ultrasound.
This activity has been approved for 1.0 SDMS CME credit.
The CME participant roster will be reported by Ultrasound Solutions Corp. to the SDMS CME Tracker System.