Sunday, 15 February 2015

ECG of the Week - 16th February 2015

This week's ECG case comes with three ECG's. They are from an 85 yr old female who presented with a 12 hour history of feeling generally unwell. Her past medical history includes congestive cardiac failure (EF 35%), chronic renal impairment and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Medications included a calcium-channel blocker and a beta-blocker.
On arrival her blood pressure was 125/65 and she had a GCS of 15.
These ECG were each performed at ~30 minutes intervals.



ECG 1
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ECG 2
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ECG 3
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Things to think about


  • What do each of the ECG's show ?
  • What management would you consider ?