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Digital Seminar

EKG Mastery: The Electrocardigram in Rhythm Interpretation and Recognition of High Risk Arrhythmogenic Features

Karen M. Marzlin
2 Hours 47 Minutes
Audio and Video
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Nov 14, 2013
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In this seminar you will learn how to recognize high risk features of sudden death in ECG interpretation.  You will be able to save valuable time, initiate proper treatment, reduce critical errors and improve patient outcomes when integrating the clinical assessment of your patient with the correct ECG rhythm. 




NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information:  Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self-study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of your profession.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your profession's standards.  

The planning committee and staff who controlled the content of this activity have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. For speaker disclosures, please see speaker bios.

Cardiovascular Technology Professionals

Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) recognizes programs and providers approved by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). This self-study package will qualify for 2.8 contact hour.

California Nurses

PESI, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of  Registered Nursing, Provider #: 17118 for 2.5 self-study contact hours. 

** You will need to provide your license number to PESI. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.

Florida Nurses

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Florida Board of  Nursing. Provider #: FBN2858. These materials qualify for 2.5 self-study contact hours.

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Iowa Nurses

PESI, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Nurses successfully completing these self-study materials will earn 3.4 self-study contact hours. Please email with your license number, include the title, speaker name and date. PESI must have this number on file in order for your hours to be valid.

Other Professions

This self-study activity qualifies for 2.75 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.



Karen M. Marzlin's Profile

Karen M. Marzlin Related seminars and products: 5

DNP, RN, CCNS, CCRN-CMC, Acute Care Clinical Nurse Specialist/Co-Owner

Key Choice

Karen M. Marzlin, DNP, RN, CCNS, CCRN-CMC, CHFN, is an acute care Clinical Nurse Specialist practicing with medical cardiology patients in a 56-bed variable staffing CCU. Karen has been a nurse for over 26 years and has spent her entire career working with the cardiac patient. Karen also dedicated 10 years of her career to management and cardiovascular program administration. She has a passion for creating excellence at the bedside that is evident in her daily practice.

Karen, in addition to maintaining a part-time clinical practice, is a co-owner of Key Choice, a training and consulting business. She travels nationally and provides continuing education on a wide variety of cardiovascular and critical care topics as well as leadership/management consulting. Her presentations are enthusiastically delivered and offer practical tips that help everyone achieve excellence at the bedside. Linking knowledge to practice is the goal of every education program.

Karen collaborated on Cardiovascular Nursing Practice: A Comprehensive Nursing Resource Manual published by CNEA in 2007.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Karen Marzlin receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Karen Marzlin has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.

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Recognition of high risk features of sudden death

  • Long QT
  • Short QT
  • Brugada Syndrome
  • WPW
  • Acquired Torsades de Pointes

Utilizing the 12 lead ECG to aide in rhythm interpretation

  • Supraventricular re-entrant tachycardias
  • Ventricular arrhythmias
  • Criteria for differentiating wide complex tachycardias   



  • Compare the ECG characteristics of the two most common forms of congenital long QT syndrome.
  • Identify the ECG pattern of Brugada syndrome.
  • Differentiate Torsades de Pointes from polymorphic VT with normal QT.
  • Describe ECG characteristics associated with the most common form of SVT.
  • Utilize morphology criteria in leads V1 and V6 to distinguish between SVT conducted aberrantly from ventricular tachycardia.

Target Audience

Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists



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