ECG – Basic Principles

  • Skill Level
  • Lectures
    1 Video
  • Enrolled
    56 students
  • Sample Certificate

What you'll learn

ECG is one of the most commonly used diagnostic tools and still considered as a gold standard investigation which is often the first diagnostic test performed for detecting heart abnormalities. The use of ECG has been increasing substantially day by day.

All health care setups are bound to have ECG in their diagnostic areas and it has become important for health care professionals to gain knowledge on ECG and its uses.

In cardiac emergencies, although primarily basic evaluation of vital signs and clinical information helps to an extent, performing ECG will be more helpful for immediate diagnosis and treatment of the patient.

This expert speaker course on basic principles in ECG will help you to understand the basics in ECG interpretation, leads in ECG, cardiac conduction system, and a lot more to upgrade your knowledge to the next level.

Who should attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • AYUSH students
  • Students are interested in Biological sciences.

Key concepts covered include:

An overview of

  • Basics in ECG interpretation
  • Principles and approaches to ECG interpretation
  • Leads in ECG
  • Cardiac conduction system and its importance


Dr. Kumar Narayanan

MD, DM (Card), FHRS, CEPS (A) Consultant Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist, Medicover Hospitals, Hyderabad, India


International Certifications:

  • Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society (FHRS), 2018
  • Certified Electrophysiology Specialist (CEPS-A), International Board
    of Heart Rhythm Examiners (IBHRE), 2014

Professional Summary:
He is an experienced cardiologist and electrophysiologist with considerable experience over the past 12 years in both rhythm disorders and interventional cardiology. He completed his cardiology training from the internationally renowned Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore, India where he also did his internal medicine residency as well as undergraduate medical school. He has previously worked as a teaching faculty (Associate Professor) in the Department of Cardiology, CMC, Vellore, for four years (2008-12). He was the recipient of the international Dr. Thomas Peter Menteeship in cardiac electrophysiology in 2010. From 2012 to 2015, He was part of the division of Cardiac Electrophysiology at the Heart Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, the USA where he completed an accredited

For: intermediates

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