Wednesday, 26 November 2014

ECG of the Week - 24th November 2014 - Interpretation

This is one of the oldest ECG's I have in my collection and as such I don't have any clinical information on the case other then it's from a 90 yr old female. 
So why do we think she ended up in the Emergency Department based on the ECG ? 
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Sunday, 23 November 2014

ECG of the Week - 24th November 2014

This is one of the oldest ECG's I have in my collection and as such I don't have any clinical information on the case other then it's from a 90 yr old female. 
So why do we think she ended up in the Emergency Department based on the ECG ? 


Saturday, 22 November 2014

ECG of the Week - 17th November 2014 - Interpretation

This ECG is from a fit & well 17 yr old male who presented to the Emergency Department with chest pain following a minor chest wall injury. Clinical examination revealed local chest wall tenderness at the site of trauma. Vital signs - BP, RR, Sats, Temp - were within normal limits. Chest x-ray was unremarkable and the pain resolved with simple analgesia. His 'routine' ECG is below.
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Sunday, 16 November 2014

ECG of the Week - 17th November 2014

This ECG is from a fit & well 17 yr old male who presented to the Emergency Department with chest pain following a minor chest wall injury. Clinical examination revealed local chest wall tenderness at the site of trauma. Vital signs - BP, RR, Sats, Temp - were within normal limits. Chest x-ray was unremarkable and the pain resolved with simple analgesia. His 'routine' ECG is below.

ECG of the Week - 10th November 2014 - Interpretation

This ECG is from an 89 yr old female who presented with a week's history of feeling generally unwell and episodic pre-syncope over the prior 24 hours. 
Vital signs: BP 168/67 GCS 15 Sats 96% RA Temp 36.4 C (97.5 F)
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Monday, 10 November 2014

ECG of the Week - 10th November 2014

This ECG is from an 89 yr old female who presented with a week's history of feeling generally unwell and episodic pre-syncope over the prior 24 hours. 
Vital signs: BP 168/67 GCS 15 Sats 96% RA Temp 36.4 C (97.5 F)

Saturday, 8 November 2014

ECG of the Week - 3rd November 2014 - Interpretation

These ECG's are from a 56 yr old male who present with 2 hours of chest pain. Past history of hypertension and smoking. The ECG's were performed 15 mins apart with ongoing chest pain.
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Saturday, 1 November 2014

ECG of the Week - 3rd November 2014

These ECG's are from a 56 yr old male who present with 2 hours of chest pain. Past history of hypertension and smoking. The ECG's were performed 15 mins apart with ongoing chest pain.