Weekly Workout March 11, 2019
Differential Diagnoses: ST segment elevation in aVR

A 53-year-old man presents to the emergency department with syncope. The patient reports abrupt onset of severe, sharp chest/thoracic pain prior to the syncopal episode. The following ECG was obtained…

Weekly Workout July 30, 2018
EMS ECGs: accelerated idioventricular rhythm (AIVR) in patients with ACS and other critical cases to help you save lives!

 A 69-year-old man is brought in by EMS to the ED with chest pain and shortness of breath. No prehospital treatment was rendered. The following prehospital ECG was obtained:

Weekly Workout July 23, 2018
EMS ECGs: respect lead aVL and looks for subtle early signs of cardiac ischemia

A 30-year-old woman is brought in by EMS to the ED with chest pain. The following prehospital ECG is obtained:

Weekly Workout January 18, 2016
ECG Basics & Fundamentals: reflux, burping, and improvement with antacids…can’t be cardiac, right?

A 71-year-old man with history of diabetes & HTN presents to the ED with chest discomfort and burping over the past few days. The discomfort has increased over the past…

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