Emergency Department Physician Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital Plattsburgh, New York
Do you ever worry that your patient's syncopal episode was a result of transient ventricular tachycardia (VT)? You should. This discussion will teach you two EKG findings to look for on every syncope EKG to help you detect your patient's likelihood of transient VT; and it will help you to remember them forever. It's two more ways to help you save your patient, today and tomorrow.
Recognize WPW and long QT syndrome on an EKG.
Discuss the significance of these findings in the setting of syncope.
Be able to teach someone about WPW and long QT in 6 days and 6 months…