An opportunity to learn about a structured assessment of chest pain. Primarily looking at Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS), but also other differentials such as myopericarditis, dissection.
Attendees should have a thorough understanding of ECG interpretation.
Suitable for Nurses, Advanced Practitioners, Paramedics, Junior Doctors and AHPs.
This day involves group work, case studies and advanced ECG interpretation.
Different mnemonics for chest pain assessment.
Explore the differentials of chest pain.
Investigations and treatment including ECG findings of non-ACS pathology, e.g. Pulmonary embolism, Aortic Dissection, Pericardial Effusion/Tamponade
Acute coronary syndrome:
Angina Management and Treatment
STEMI and high risk ACS ECG interpretation
STEMI ECG mimics
Complications of ACS, clinical signs on examination and symptoms