Mandatory ECG for Paediatric Syncope – MEPS

Mandatory ECG for Paediatric Syncope – MEPS

ECG’s acquired when a child faints provide lifesaving data Every Paramedic in Ontario, and probably where you live, is trained and equipped to take an ECG (Electrocardigram) and do basic heart rhythm interpretation.  When Paramedics respond to a call for a child...
Watching our Children Die on the Ice

Watching our Children Die on the Ice

Somebody do Something … just don’t ask me to perform CPR For nine years I was the Public Access Defibrillation (PAD) Program Co-ordinator for a municipality with a population of just under 500,000. It was an exciting time on the frontier of AED placement in...

The Arrhythmia Train

The Arrhythmia Train is pulling out of the station. In my talk at Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (CCC) in Vancouver I spoke about the growing awareness of Inherited Heart Rhythm Disorders that I have been observing in many communities and organizations. My...