Challenges in Teaching ECG Interpretation

From: Mayo Clinic News Network

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Joining us today to discuss the challenges in teaching ECG interpretation is Kevin O’Brien, M.D., professor of medicine at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. His research interests center around issues dealing with the evaluation and assessment, the learning environment, interpretation of common diagnostic studies, and physician and trainee wellness. Tune in to learn more about the education aspect of ECG interpretation.

Specific topics discussed:
• What cardiology topics do you teach?  To Whom? When? Where?
• How long have you been doing this?
• Who inspired you to teach electrocardiography?
• Why do you enjoy teaching about electrocardiography?