The Why Behind the EKG
- Critically analyze an EKG including rhythm and underlying pathologies.
- Discuss the why behind an EKG strip including location of concern and triage.
- Determine the best treatment protocol for each particular strip.
Troy Ruffin, DO'21, EMT-PS
13-year Veteran Paramedic
Austin Trent, DO'21
6-year Veteran paramedic
Danielle Frankova, MD, PhD, FACP
Assistant Professor, Family and Internal Medicine, Des Moines University
Alecia M. Gardner, MEd, MAT
Educational and Accommodations Specialist, Center for Teaching and Learning, Des Moines University
Des Moines University is located on a 22-acre campus in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa. Just west of downtown on Grand Avenue, the University is located in one of Des Moines' most prestigious neighborhoods. The campus is in a historic neighborhood filled with tree-lined streets and gracious older homes and businesses. Its central location makes it easy to access the rest of the city and outlying communities. The campus is close to the Des Moines International Airport, located on the bus line and just blocks from local shopping and downtown Des Moines.
- 2.00 CE Contact Hour(s)