Friday, 6 June 2014

ECG of the Week - 9th June 2014

This week's ECG is from a 50 year old male who presents with several days of intermittent chest pain. Nil significant past medical history. This ECG was performed whilst the patient had chest pain.

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A 50 yr old male presents to your Emergency Department complaining of chest pain for several days. The patient complains of chest pain when seen and his ECG at this time is above.

His vital signs are: BP 123/68 RR 22 Sats 95% RA Temp 36.8

  • Describe and interpret his ECG (50%)
  • Outline your management (50%)