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Acute Coronary Syndrome: Series Bundle

$99.00

Webinar Series Bundle:
This bundle contains all three parts of the Acute webinar series. Save $6 with this bundle vs. purchasing individually.

Parts:
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 (A: The Fundamentals)
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 (B: Clinical Presentations, Women & Heart Disease, Diagnosis)
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 (C: Treatment & Clinical Management)

Duration:
3 webinars x 120 minutes including a Q&A

Includes (for each webinar):
• The live webinar event if registering prior to commencement
• A certificate of completion
• The on-demand recording to watch at your convenience
• A handout in PDF format for viewing or self-printing

See below for more information.

Acute Coronary Syndrome A: The Fundamentals

• Live on Tuesday, September 7, 2021
• On-demand access for at least one year

Acute Coronary Syndrome B: Clinical Presentations, Women & Heart Disease, Diagnosis

• Live on Tuesday, September 14, 2021
• On-demand access for at least one year

Acute Coronary Syndrome C: Treatment & Clinical Management

• Live on Tuesday, September 21, 2021
• On-demand access for at least one year

Description

Parts:
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 (A: The Fundamentals)
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 (B: Clinical Presentations, Women & Heart Disease, Diagnosis)
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 (C: Treatment & Clinical Management)

Duration:
3 webinars x 120 minutes including a Q&A

Includes (for each webinar):
• The live webinar event if registering prior to commencement
• A certificate of completion
• The on-demand recording to watch at your convenience
• A handout in PDF format for viewing or self-printing

Description:
Acute Coronary Syndromes are an important cause of illness and premature death, and a leading reason for hospital admission. This three part webinar is designed to assist nurses to develop a comprehensive understanding of ACS and review the etiology, diagnosis, triage, and evidence-based management of patients with unstable angina and acute myocardial infarction.

Topics for the “A: The Fundamentals” webinar:

  • A brief cardiac anatomy & physiology
  • Overview of the pathophysiology of atherosclerosis & the impact of coronary artery disease
  • Introduction of Acute Coronary Syndrome definitions & characteristics
  • ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI)
    • Non ST Elevation ACS
      • Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (NSTEMI)
      • Unstable Angina

Topics for the “B: Clinical Presentations, Women & Heart Disease, Diagnosis” webinar :

  • ACS Clinical presentations
  • Women and heart disease
    • Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD)
    • Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy
  • Diagnosis of ACS
    • Overview of ischemia, injury and Infarction & the ECG

Topics for the “C: Treatment & Clinical Management” webinar :

  • Great ACS masqueraders
    • Aortic dissection
    • Pulmonary Embolism
  • ACS treatment
    • Acute STEMI management
      • Introduction of Fibrinolysis
      • Overview of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI)
    • Acute Unstable Angina/NSTEMI management and risk assessment
      • TIMI/GRACE risk models
    • Myocardial Infarction complications
      • Arrhythmic, Ischemic and mechanical
  • Overview of LV failure and Cardiogenic shock

Who Should Attend?:
• Medical Surgical, Cardiac, ER, ICU, CVICU, Cath Lab Nurses and Educators
• Emergency and Urgent Care Nurses in Urban & Rural Settings;
• EMT-P’s; Perfusionists, selected Physiotherapy and Respiratory Staff
• Interns; Medical Students, Physician’s Assistants, Nurse Practitioners; Outpost Nurses

 Christopher Coltman, RN, BScN
Christopher Coltman, a graduate of the UofA Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, has been engaged in cardiac and cardiovascular surgical nursing for over 25 years. He has worked in a variety or settings and countries, including Montreal, London (England) and in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He has extensive experience in the area of acute coronary syndrome, heart failure and cardiovascular surgery. Chris is well known as an excellent teacher, having over 17 years of teaching experience, and has taught a number of sessions on a variety of topics where his passion for teaching and cardiac care shows. He is currently the Clinical Nurse Educator in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary.