Friday, 14 October 2016

ECG of the Week - 17th October 2016

The following ECG is from a 76 yr old male who had an episode of syncope whilst gardening. This is an ECG that was faxed from a rural location for specialist advice and highlights the difficulties faced when interpreting an ECG of less than ideal quality.



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Things to think about

  • What are the key ECG features ?
  • How would you manage this patient ?