Friday, 7 June 2013

ECG of the Week - 10th June 2013

This ECG is from an 84 year old male.
Presents complaining of general lethargy, nausea, several episodes of diarrhea, and dizziness.
Past history of atrial fibrillation, diabetes, and hypertension.
Medications include aspirin, ACE inhibitor, statin, sulphonylurea, and digoxin.
He is conscious, vague but orientated, and his BP is 112 systolic.

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Considering our patient above and his ECG.

a) Interpret his ECG (50%)
b) Outline your management (50%)