They then start the diagnosing systems, scan the images or record the graphs, carry out any non-medical procedures that may be necessary, and complete the diagnosis by generating the reports. They are curious, methodical, rational, analytical, and logical.
Emphasis is placed on various congenital heart defects and their surgical repairs. Advances in technology and the training of Cardiovascular Technologists have improved the lives of millions of patients.
GED General Education Elective Students choose one course, from a group of general education electives, which meets one of the following five theme requirements: Arts in S Case scenarios are also provided to further solidify knowledge of abnormal exercise reports.
Students discuss indications and contraindications of different cardiac devices.
Students also have the opportunity to simulate special lead placements. This knowledge is applied to the anatomy and physiology of the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine systems, special senses, reproductive, respiratory, urinary, digestive, and lymphatic systems.
With this credential, students may also consider international opportunities. Upon successful completion of the program, a student must write the Canadian Society of Cardiology Technologist CSCT certification exam to become credentialed.
Students explore their role as a cardiovascular technologist during an electrophysiology study. Fetal heart anatomy and physiology are reviewed. HLT Advanced Electrocardiography Abnormal electrocardiographic ECG changes can be caused by a variety of genetic, inflammatory conditions and electrolyte imbalances.