Weekly Workout June 26, 2022
Differential DIagnoses: AV blocks, prolonged QTc intervals, T wave inversions, and more!

A 50-year-old woman is brought into the emergency department unresponsive. History is otherwise limited. The following ECG is obtained with no prior ECGs available for comparison.

Weekly Workout July 27, 2020
STAT ECG Diagnoses: ECG findings of cardiac syncope, what you need to look for what you can’t miss!

A 55-year-old male with PMHx of COPD presents to the ED with dyspnea and chest pain. He is asymptomatic on arrival but reports two recent episodes of syncope without prodrome….

Weekly Workout June 24, 2019
2019 ECG Competition Answers (Part 1/3)

This week we review the answers to the first 6 questions from the 7th annual UMEM Residency ECG Competition. Make sure to attempt to answer the questions before clicking the red…

Weekly Workout May 27, 2019
Syncope: what to consider when the history and physical exam are not suggestive of an etiology

A 20-year-old male presents to the ED after a syncopal episode while playing soccer. He reports feeling dizzy before collapsing. He was seen in the ED a few days ago…

Weekly Workout November 19, 2017
STAT ECG Diagnoses: epsilon waves in patient with syncope

A teenage girl presents to the ED after brief syncope during sports activity. The following ECG is obtained:

Weekly Workout April 3, 2017
Literature Review: Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia / Cardiomyopathy

A middle-age man presents to the ED after a syncopal episode while playing tennis. The following ECG is obtained:

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