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Cardiac Pacing for Nurses

Duration: 2 Day(s)
CPD Hours: 16
Start Time: 09:15
End Time: 16:30


A course aimed at Nurses and other allied health care professionals including junior Doctors in training, who are actively involved in the care of implantable devices ranging from simple loop recorders through to complex Biventricular devices.  The course will cover the essential underpinning knowledge to effectively manage the patient throughout the life cycle of the device.


History of pacing

Use of long-term implantable ECG recorders

ECG interpretation of both bradycardic and tachycardia rhythms

Indications for temporary pacing

Modalities of temporary pacing

Optimising the setup of temporary pacing boxes

Trouble shooting temporary pacing systems

Indications for bradycardic pacing

Programming and settings

Troubleshooting bradycardia pacing systems

Follow up of pacemakers

Rate responsive sensors

His bundle and outflow track pacing

Indications for ICD implants

Tachycardia device recognition

Programming and settings

Troubleshooting ICD’s

Pacing for heart failure

Managing the patient both short term and long term


At the end of the course the practitioner will be able to:

  • Effectively manage patients with a variety rhythm control device.
  • Understand and utilise the data from implantable devices.
  • Trouble shoot devices and take the appropriate action




  • Nurses
  • Cardiac Physiologist and Technicians
  • Radiographers
  • Junior Doctors
  • Allied Health Professionals

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01/05/2024 - 02/05/2024
£ 299.00
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