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Cardiac Arrhythmias: Interpretation and Management | HP7073X | Level 7 (Postgraduate) | Credits 15 | 2021/22
Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education
Application Portal
Cardiac Arrhythmias: Interpretation and Management | HP7073X | Level 7 (Postgraduate) | Credits 15 | 2021/22
Availability
17/01/2022 | Available
17/01/2022 (Online), 24/01/2022 (Online), 31/01/2022 (Online), 07/02/2022 (Online), 14/02/2022 (Online), 21/02/2022 (Online), 28/02/2022 (Online), 07/03/2022 (On Campus), 14/03/2022 (Online), 21/03/2022 (Online)

Description

 For more information regarding the Covid pandemic and how it might affect you please visit this page - https://www.healthcare.ac.uk/courses/covid-update/

 

This module is suitable for healthcare practitioners working with adult patients in a range of acute clinical settings including cardiology, cardiac surgery, pre-hospital and emergency care, intensive care and acute medicine. Successful completion of the module will enable the practitioner to effectively use cardiac monitoring to facilitate clinical assessment and deliver evidence-based care for adults with cardiac arrhythmias.

PreRequisites

Programme entry requirements

 

Co-Requisites

Applicants should normally be working in an environment where they frequently care for acute patients undergoing cardiac monitoring.

Assessment

Usual assessment: Unseen exam

 

Learning Outcomes
  1. Systematically analyse cardiac rhythms to accurately identify sinus rhythm and a range of arrhythmias, demonstrating awareness of potential causes for individual patients
  2. Apply knowledge of cardiac anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology to inform an accurate understanding of the potential complications arising from cardiac arrhythmias
  3. Formulate and prioritise effective care to ensure safety of patients experiencing cardiac arrhythmias and anticipate evidence-based pharmacological or invasive management.
  4. Critically reflect upon the psychosocial issues and ethico-legal considerations for patients living with cardiac arrhythmias.

 

Course length: 10 teaching half-days

 

 

Course Notes

As a consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic, your course may now have to be initially delivered partly online. Please use this link to see what the technology requirements are.

https://www.sgul.ac.uk/study/offer-holders/technology-requirements

 

 

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Course Leader
Name: Raj Mungur
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Price

£935.00

*Trust Commissioning and Trust Non-contract funding same price as above

Mode of Delivery
Blended Learning. On-Campus sessions subject to change. If government advice changes, we may need to update our plans. If we do so, we will update this information, and will keep current students and offer holders informed by email.
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