AAST is excited to provide this online education module course: Fundamentals of EKG. The AAST Fundamentals of EKG module series is an in-depth, three module course that includes three online modules each focused on the essentials of EKG in polysomnography.
Module 1: Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology provides an overview of the structural components of normal cardiac anatomy and electrophysiology, as well as review the primary components of the electrocardiogram (ECG).
Module 2: Cardiac Arrhythmia provides an overview of cardiac function and the conducting pathways of the heart essential for understanding arrhythmias and the basic waveforms of the EKG. The module includes examples of various arrhythmias with detailed explanation of how to recognize and manage significant abnormal rhythms.
Module 3: Arrhythmia Challenges provides a series of case studies that presents multiple EKG abnormalities for review. A systematic analysis is provided for each presented abnormality.
Each module also includes a quiz at the end to check for knowledge comprehension.
Pricing for Fundamentals of EKG Modules
AAST Member: $95
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Upon completion of your online transaction, you will receive immediate access to all seven modules and the addendum. Students enjoy unlimited access to the course for 120 days following the date of purchase.
Workbook & e-Book Overview
This 73-page resource aims to help sleep professionals become more proficient in EKG specific to polysomnography. The Fundamentals of EKG workbook/e-book includes three chapters each focused on the essentials of EKG specific to polysomnography. The Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology chapter provides an overview of the structural components of normal cardiac anatomy and electrophysiology, as well as reviews the primary components of the electrocardiogram (ECG),]. The Arrhythmia Challenges chapter provides an overview of cardiac function and the conducting pathways of the heart essential for understanding the basic waveforms of the EKG. This chapter includes examples of various arrhythmias with detailed explanation of how to recognize and manage significant abnormal rhythms. In the final Case Studies chapter, case studies are presented that include multiple EKG abnormalities. A systematic analysis is provided for each abnormality in a case study format. Each chapter also includes questions as a check for knowledge comprehension with an answer bank.
The Fundamentals of EKG Workbook and available e-Book version are designed to be a complimentary resource to the Fundamentals of EKG e-Learning Modules.
Whether you prefer a hard copy at your side or the easily accessed online version, AAST members receive a $25 discount.
Pricing for Physical Workbook
Please anticipate 5-7 business days for shipping.
AAST Member: $80 | Non-Member: $105
Pricing for Online e-Book
Upon purchase, your e-Book is immediately available in your Learning Center.
AAST Member: $75 | Non-Member: $95
This resource has been approved for 3.0 AAST CECs. As a reminder, CECs earned through AAST-approved educational opportunities will be accepted by the BPRT for RPSGT, CPSGT and CCSH recertification!
Group Discount Opportunity
Program managers, professors, or organizations who purchase 5+ licenses to the Fundamentals of EKG Module Series qualify for a 5% discount on the total purchase price.
If you or your organization would like to take advantage of this discount, please email AAST at firstname.lastname@example.org and provide your first name, last name, and email addresses of all those who you would like to enroll in the e-learning course. Upon receipt of payment, access to the course will be provided to those on the list provided.