A simple, step-by-step guide to reading an ECG (also known as ECG interpretation), with included ECG examples.
A simple explanation of each part of the ECG, to help you gain a better understanding of what an ECG is and what those squiggly lines actually mean.
Comprehensive medical revision notes answering the question “What is cardiac axis?”
Everyone loves the term ‘Supraventricular tachycardia’, but do they actually understand it? Interventional Cardiologist Dr Jackson throws out the misconceptions and explains all.
Our geeky cardiologist Dr Jackson explains pacemakers, including their history, the various types and how each of these work in practice.
An overview of the differences between aortic stenosis and mitral regurgitation (includings symptoms, signs, investigations and management of each).
Chest pain is one of the commonest presenting complaints encountered and the diagnosis of an...
An overview of the various causes of syncope, with advice on how to narrow your differential diagnosis by asking the right questions when taking a history.
An overview of congenital heart disease, including atrial septal defects, ventricular septal defects, cyanotic heart lesions and innocent murmurs.
A structured approach to the recognition and management of pulmonary oedema in a medical simulation setting (ABCDE).
A comprehensive guide to taking a history of loss of consciousness (LOC) in an OSCE setting.
A structured approach to performing a focused cardiovascular examination on a patient with aortic stenosis.