Tag: Acute Coronary Syndrome

Diagnosis and Classification of Myocardial Infarction

So, what is a heart attack? Over the years, several different definitions of Myocardial Infarction have been used, leading to controversy and confusion. The never-ending jargon of STEMI and non-STEMI, anterior and inferior MI, type 1 and type 2 MI may have left you similarly confused. This webinar will take you through the classification of Myocardial Infarction, pathophysiology and diagnosis of this common condition.

 

Guest Speaker: Charlie Bloe, Lead Nurse for Cardiology, CCU, Raigmore Hospital

 

This event is free to attend and is aimed at Healthcare professionals working in Primary & Secondary Care.

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Certificates of attendance will be available as a record of your ongoing CPD.

 

Diagnosis and classification of Myocardial Infarction

So, what is a heart attack? Over the years, several different definitions of Myocardial Infarction have been used, leading to controversy and confusion. The never-ending jargon of STEMI and non-STEMI, anterior and inferior MI, type 1 and type 2 MI may have left you similarly confused. This webinar will take you through the classification of Myocardial Infarction, pathophysiology and diagnosis of this common condition.

 

Guest Speaker: Charlie Bloe, Lead Nurse for Cardiology, CCU, Raigmore Hospital

 

This event is free to attend and is aimed at Healthcare professionals working in Primary & Secondary Care.

Book your place now here

Certificates of attendance will be available as a record of your ongoing CPD.

 

The ECG in acute coronary syndrome

Acute myocardial infarction occurs when there is acute occlusion of a coronary artery by thrombus, usually at the site of a ruptured atheromatous plaque. This webinar will help you recognize acute coronary syndrome in patients that present with chest pain.

 

  • Coronary Heart Disease. Epidemiology and pathophysiology of atherosclerotic plaque formation.

 

  • The 12-lead ECG in acute coronary syndrome (ACS) Case study review of clinical presentation and differentiation between:
    • Unstable angina
    • NSTEMI
    • STEMI

 

Speaker: Charlie Bloe

 

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