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Summary: Dr. Shah will discuss methodology of evaluating a child presenting with chest pain for possible cardiac etiologies (particularly those that put the child at risk for sudden death), review the epidemiology and common causes of sudden cardiac death, and describe normal vs. abnormal EKG findings typically seen in pediatric patients with chest pain.
About the Speaker: Dr. Ankur Shah graduated from medical school at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine and completed pediatric residency and pediatric cardiology fellowship training at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. Dr. Shah joined Children’s Hearts of Queens in fall 2017. Dr. Shah is board certified in pediatric cardiology by the American Board of Pediatrics. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology as well as the American Academy of Pediatrics. His areas of interest include congenital heart disease, echocardiography, and preventive cardiology. Dr. Shah lives in Astoria with his wife, daughter, and dog.
Target audience: Pediatric and Adult Acute Care Providers (urgent care and emergency medicine), General Pediatricians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Medical Leadership
The PM Pediatrics Management Group is accredited by The Medical Society of the State of New York to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The PM Pediatrics Management Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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