Amal Mattu’s ECG Case of the Week – August 3, 2020

HPI: A 71-year-old male is being transported to the ED for acute chest pain. The following prehospital EMS ECG is transmitted:

Case ECG

 

 

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

  1. What is the significance of the T wave abnormalities seen?
  2. Would you activate the cath lab?
  3. How would you manage this patient?

 

 

Key Teaching Points

CME Questions

 

 

 

Kudos:  Big thanks Dr. Doug Sward for sharing his case this week!

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

 

 

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