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Current ECG Podcast

Advancing the skill of ECG Interpretation by providing current ECG research, making it a little less scary and little more fun.

Offering audio and video podcasts as well as courses in ECG (EKG) Interpretation, Current has a passionate and animated approach to presenting Electrocardiography.

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Jul 7, 2021

In this episode, Dave talks about End-tidal CO2 (EtCO2), and how to use Capnography to better assess and treat your patients.

Also In This Episode:

  • What is Capnography?
  • Patient Case: 25 YO Male
  • When CO2 is not exhaled effectively
  • Oxygenation and Ventilation
  • 4 phases of EtCO2
  • EtCO2 and airway management 
  • Using EtCO2...

Jun 2, 2021

On this episode Dave is joined by Dr. Jerry W. Jones, MD FACEP FAAEM. Dr. Jones is the CEO and Founder of Medicus of Houston. Medicus of Houston is a continuing medical education company that specializes in advanced ECG interpretation and instruction. 

He is a Board-certified emergency physician, author, speaker,...

May 5, 2021

In this episode, Dave is joined by Tarlan Hedayati, MD, FACEP, to discuss how to differentiate between Pseudo PEA and True PEA.

Dr. Hedayati is a practicing Emergency Physician in Cook County, Chicago. She is also the Associate Professor and Chair of Education for the Emergency Medicine Department. 

Also In This...

Apr 7, 2021

In this episode, Dave shares the importance of practicing quality CPR with the goal of being the 'ultimate compressor'. 

Also In This Episode:

  • Patient case which deteriorates to cardiac arrest-
    • AHA/ILCOR ECC guidelines to begin immediate chest compressions and application of the cardiac monitor with an attempt...

Mar 3, 2021

In this episode, Dave is joined by Brad Reid to discuss Medical Math and how you can be sure that you are making accurate calculations at 3 o'clock in the morning when you are hungry and tired!

Brad is an Advanced Care Paramedic in Nova Scotia and currently is the Program Manager for Medavie HealthEd that delivers...