ECG Interpretation for the Physical Therapist

ECG Interpretation for the Physical Therapist 

This module provides rehabilitation therapists with an overview of electrocardiogram (ECG) used for diagnostics and monitoring. Learners will review the basics of how to interpret normal and abnormal ECG readings and the implications for treatment.


Hours: 0.00


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Course Details

Course Code: REL-RTS-0-EIPT
Hours: 0
Type: Pro-On-The-Go
Content Expiration Date: 9/30/2026


Section 1: ECG Interpretation for the Physical Therapist
Interpreting ECGs
Recognizing Arrhythmia
Course Contributor

Instructor: Rebecca Kretchman, PT, DPT
Rebecca Kretchman holds a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from East Carolina University. She has primarily worked in acute care with individuals with cardiovascular, critical care, neurologic, orthopedic, pulmonary and general medical diagnoses. She also has clinical experience in inpatient rehab, outpatient orthopedic and vestibular rehab, and school-based pediatrics. She enjoys the dynamic acute care environment where she has the opportunity to work closely with medical staff and utilize clinical reasoning and interdisciplinary collaboration to facilitate recovery of those with acute illness. She also serves as a clinical instructor and enjoys mentoring students and participating in continuing education. Disclosure: Rebecca Kretchman, PT, DPT has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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