EMS personnel are an integral part of our emergency department, serving as initial caregivers to those in need of emergency care. Because our good help begins with them we want to show our thanks by providing continuing education opportunities and recognition events throughout the year.
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ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) requires rapid interpretation and transportation to an appropriate definitive care receiving facility. Although the EKG manufacturer’s software algorithms are complex and sophisticated, they do not always give accurate determinations of STEMIs. Learn how to recognize EKG rhythms which mimic STEMIs by clicking on the links below. This will help you provide excellent patient care and decrease the potential for false STEMI activations.
STEMI Mimics and STEMI Equivalents:
2013 EMS Symposium