Medmastery Pacemaker Essentials course. 3 main types of pacemaker (single-chamber, dual-chamber, and biventricular pacemakers).
Julian Dobranowski Medmastery video helps identify aberrantly placed cardiac pacer leads and complications such as pneumothorax, pneumomediastinum, hydrothorax, hemothorax, hydromediastinum and cardiac tamponade
Pacemakers and the ECG: Learn to recognize failure to capture on an ECG or rhythm strip. Medmastery pacemeker essentials
Pacemaker essentials: Learn to recognize oversensing, its causes and how it is resolved (through decreasing sensitivity or the use of alternate algorithms).
Pacemaker essentials: Learn to recognize failure to capture, its causes, and how it is resolved (increasing output or lead resite).
It's Friday. Boggle your brain with FFFF challenge and some old fashioned trivia. Funtabulously Frivolous Friday Five 293
An ECG case of pacemaker failure. Can you guess the underlying cause of the Pacemaker Panic?
57 year old female presents following a collapse at work. Describe and interpret this ECG. LITFL Top 100 ECG
Pacing Modes – Advantages and Disadvantages
Temporary Pacemaker Troubleshooting. Problems with pacing: output failure, failure to capture. Problems with sensing: oversensing, undersensing and Pacemaker syndromes
Pacemakers are devices that detect the electrical activity of the heart and stimulate it to contract at a faster rate.
A discussion of some of the common pacemaker malfunctions with some great example ECGs. LITFL EKG Library