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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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Oct 7, 2020

In this episode, Dave discusses how it is important as practitioners to understand how blood PH can effect how we manage and treat our patients.

Also In This Episode

  • How do we provide oxygen and what is it doing?
  • Oxygen disassociation curve
  • Acidotic environment
  • Alkalotic environment
  • The cells need sugar, water, oxygen...


Sep 2, 2020

In this episode, Dave is joined by Tarlan Hedayati, MD, to discuss Tachycardia.

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

Also In This Episode

  • Defining Tachycardia
  • Stable vs. Unstable vs....


Aug 5, 2020

In this episode, Dave is joined by Tarlan Hedayati, MD, to discuss Bradycardias and Blocks.

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

Also In This Episode

  • Defining Bradycardia
  • Stable vs....


Jul 1, 2020

In this episode, Dave discusses global ST Segment elevation, the flawed line of thinking that leads us to think "it must be Pericarditis", and how to differentiate between Acute Coronary Syndrome and Pericarditis.

Also In This Episode

  • Pericarditis - signs and symptoms
  • ECG Tracing example 1
  • ECG Tracing example...


Jun 3, 2020

In this episode, Dave talks about augmented Vector Right (aVR). Many of us have been told, "Don't bother using lead aVR as part of your interpretation, you can't see anything in lead aVR, it won't give you any useful information." Nothing could be further from the truth.

Also In This Episode

  • Lead aVR, the forgotten...