Educational Resources

Please note the websites below are not affiliated with BHRS and are offered simply for ease of access. BHRS has no influence on the content nor accuracy of the information within these links.

Heart Rhythm Society
Resource for education related to electrophysiology. Live Courses with world renowned faculty cover the latest updates. Webcasts, Clinical Trials and articles are available on a wealth of hot topics in electrophysiology. Finally, specialised areas have been built to suit the unique needs of Fellows, Program Directors and Allied Professionals.  All available courses and presentations from conference days at Heart Rhythm Congress can be sourced here: http://www.heartrhythmcongress.com/scientific-programme

IBHRE
Formerly known as NASPExAM. The International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners (IBHRE). The exam is recognized globally as the benchmark of professional competency in cardiac pacing, defibrillation and electrophysiology.

EHRA
The European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), a Registered Branch of the ESC, in a joint effort with the cardiology section of the European Union of Medical Specialist (UEMS) and the European Board for the Speciality of Cardiology (EBSC), is offering the first European certification of professional excellence , in two areas, Invasive Cardiac Electrophysiology and Cardiac Pacing and ICDs.

ECG Library
A collection of high quality ECG examples with brief discussions.

http://crediblemeds.org/everyone/drugs-avoid-congenital-lqts/?rf=All
From Arizona University, a site listing all drugs contra-indicated in Long QT syndrome patients.

http://www.sads.org/living-with-sads/drugs-to-avoid#.UxdJydKrjTo
From the SADS website, a list of drugs to avoid in both LQTS and Brugada syndrome.

The Gene connection for the Heart
Repository of the genetic variations identified and published in the field of inherited arrhythmogenic diseases and cardiac ion channels.