HPI: A 42-year-old male presents to the emergency department with midsternal chest pressure. He has no past medical history or risk factors. The following ECG is obtained:

Case ECG

 

Before watching this week’s video, ask yourself these questions:

  1. What ECG abnormalities do you notice?
  2. What is the most likely cause of the patient’s symptoms?
  3. How would you manage this patient?

 

 

Key Teaching Points

 

 

 

 

Notes: Questions for Amal? Email him at amalmattu@comcast.net or find him on Twitter @amalmattu.

Kudos: Big thanks to Andrew Bowman & Makalah Solway for sharing their case this week.