Friday, 3 July 2015

ECG of the Week - 6th July 2015

The following ECG is from a 65 year old male who was brought to the Emergency Department following an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. ROSC was achieved pre-hospital following an episode of VT. ON arrival GCS 3, intubated with sats 98%, BP 75 systolic.

ECG of the Week - 29th June 2015 - Interpretation

This week's ECG case is from an 83yr old male who presented to the Emergency Department with several days of atypical chest pain with negative serial biomarkers. He had no relevant past medical history and was on no medication. The first ECG was taken on arrival to the Emergency Department the second ECG was perform when it was noted his heart rate has decreased suddenly. The patient remained asymptomatic during this period with normal conscious level, normal blood pressure and no chest pain or dysponea.
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Friday, 26 June 2015

ECG of the Week - 29th June 2015

This week's ECG case is from an 83yr old male who presented to the Emergency Department with several days of atypical chest pain with negative serial biomarkers. He had no relevant past medical history and was on no medication. The first ECG was taken on arrival to the Emergency Department the second ECG was perform when it was noted his heart rate has decreased suddenly. The patient remained asymptomatic during this period with normal conscious level, normal blood pressure and no chest pain or dysponea.

ECG of the Week - 22nd June 2015 - Interpretation

This ECG is from a 75 year old female who presented with 1 hour of central chest pain.
She had recently been hospitalized for a NSTEMI and had 2 drug-eluting stents inserted to her mid RCA.
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Saturday, 20 June 2015

ECG of the Week - 22nd June 2015

This ECG is from a 75 year old female who presented with 1 hour of central chest pain.
She had recently been hospitalized for a NSTEMI and had 2 drug-eluting stents inserted to her mid RCA.

ECG of the Week - 15th June 2015 - Interpretation

This week's ECG is from an 82 yr old male who presented with worsening heart failure.

Friday, 12 June 2015

ECG of the Week - 15th June 2015

This week's ECG is from an 82 yr old male who presented with worsening heart failure.


Wednesday, 10 June 2015

ECG of the Week - 8th June 2015 - Interpretation

Two ECG's for this week's case. They are from a 59 yr old female with a history of IHD, prior stents to LAD and non-compliance with anti-platelet therapy. She presented following a bee sting with dysponea, urticaria and a brief episode of chest pain. The ECG's below were performed 20 minutes apart.
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