Lesson Plan: THE SPARK OF LIFE
Video Clips for ELECTRIC BEATS
Here we meet the Oill family who recently discovered that they carry a potentially fatal genetic heart disorder. The clip details an event in the oldest son's life that led the family to pursue in-depth medical treatment.
- What is the electrical activity of the heart responsible for?
- Briefly describe what happened to Kevin Oill.
- How does a defibrillator work?
- What evidence did the medical team use to diagnose Kevin's Long QT Syndrome?