Electrocardiogram interpretation by Canadian general paediatricians: Examining practice, accuracy and confidence.

  title={Electrocardiogram interpretation by Canadian general paediatricians: Examining practice, accuracy and confidence.},
  author={C. Escudero and S. Sanatani and Kenny K. Wong and C. Templeton},
  journal={Paediatrics \& child health},
  volume={19 2},
BACKGROUND Paediatric electrocardiograms (ECGs) are ordered and interpreted by general paediatricians; however, no previous studies have evaluated the accuracy of their ECG interpretations. OBJECTIVE To determine general paediatricians' practice and opinions regarding ECG use, accuracy of their interpretation of paediatric ECGs, and the relationship between accuracy and self-perceived confidence. METHODS In the present cross-sectional study, Canadian general paediatricians were asked to… Expand
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