The Philippine Heart Rhythm Society will hold a one and a half day on June 24-25, 2016 at the Barcelon Auditorium, 6th Floor Medical City.

For details, contact PHRS Secretariat: Maricel 0939-9335784


This is a one and a half day course in basic and advanced ECG for physicians (Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine, General Medicine,

Cardiology), nurses, cardiac technologists, emergency medical technicians and allied professionals.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, the participant is expected to:

1. Know the basic ECG principles and the fundamental steps in the interpretation of a normal ECG tracing

2. Recognize normal ECG, normal ECG variants and abnormal patterns

3. Interpret ischemic ECG changes

4. Know the miscellaneous ECG abnormalities and understand the ECG changes associated with drugs and metabolic abnormalities

5. Identify ECG patterns associated with genetic electrical syndromes

6. Recognize the bradycardic and tachycardic rhythms

7. Distinguish narrow and wide complex tachycardias

8. Identify ECG patterns associated with pacemakers


1. Fundamental Principles of Electrocardiography, The Normal ECG and Variants

2. The Normal Pediatric ECG and Variants

3. Chamber Enlargement

4. Intraventricular Conduction Delays

5. Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction

6. Drug Effects, Electrolyte and Metabolic Abnormalities, Nonspecific ST-T wave changes

7. J-point Elevation Syndromes and Genetic Electrical Syndromes

8. Bradyarrhythmias

9. Narrow QRS Tachycardia

10. Wide QRS Tachycardia

11. Pacemaker Rhythms