Friday, 24 May 2013

ECG of the Week - 27th May 2013

This rhythm strip is from a mid forties male who presented following an episode of syncope.
He complains of nausea and dizziness on arrival to the ED.
Whilst being assessed he has an episode of unresponsiveness, the rhythm strip below was taken during this period.




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This rhythm strip is from a mid forties male who presented following an episode of syncope.
He complains of nausea and dizziness on arrival to the ED.
Whilst being assessed he has an episode of unresponsiveness, the rhythm strip below was taken during this period.

a) Describe & interpret his ECG (50%)
b) Outline your management (50%)