Atrioventricular (AV) Blocks and Their Interpretation

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  • Lectures
    1 Video
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    61 students
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What you'll learn

AV conduction node blocks are one of the leading causes of death among cardiovascular diseases. They are caused due to blockage, interruption, or delayed conduction between atria and ventricles. They are also caused when there is a delay in atrial depolarization conduction. To diagnose and manage AV blocks, a thorough understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the heart is required. read more »»

This course will explain in detail about AV conduction blocks, types of AV blocks, diagnosis, interpretation, management, and other information for health care professionals. This information will help healthcare professionals to diagnose, interpret, and manage patients arriving in the emergency department with AV blocks.

Who should attend?

All Healthcare personnel, such as

  • Physicians
  • Dentists
  • Nurses
  • Paramedical Staff
  • Pharmacists
  • Physicians practicing Alternative Medicine (AYUSH)

Key concepts covered include:

An overview of

  • What are AV conduction blocks
  • Types of AV blocks, diagnosis, interpretation, management


Dr. Jerry W. Jones

CEO and Principal Instructor
Board-certified emergency physician, author, speaker, instructor, and internationally-recognized expert in electrocardiography.


Medicus of Houston was established by Jerry W. Jones, MD FACEP FAAEM – a diplomate of the American Board of Emergency Medicine who has practiced internal medicine and emergency medicine for over 40 years. Dr. Jones is a graduate of Tulane University and the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. After a residency in internal medicine, he became one of the first full-time emergency physicians – even before emergency medicine residencies and board certification.

Dr. Jones has been on the teaching faculties of the University of Oklahoma and The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He is a published author who has also been featured in the New York Times and the Annals of Emergency Medicine for his work in the developing field of telemedicine. In addition, Dr. Jones is also a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians, a Fellow of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine and a member of the European Society of Emergency Medicine.

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