Friday, 18 April 2014

ECG of the Week - 21st April 2014

This week's ECG is from a 58yr old male brought in by ambulance following a polpharmacy overdose. 

Vital signs - BP 104/75 RR 9 T 37.2 Sats 96% GCS 6 (E=1 M=4 V=1 ) BSL 5.9



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A 58yr old male is brough to your Emergency Department by ambulance following a polpharmacy overdose, agents unknown.
Vital signs: 
  • BP 104/75 
  • RR 9 
  • T 37.2 
  • Sats 96% 
  • GCS 6 (E=1 M=4 V=1 ) 
  • BSL 5.9
a) Describe and interpret his ECG (50%)
b) Outline your management (50%)