STE in aVR

Weekly Workout March 20, 2023
Several ECG cases from UMEM that highlight the importance of pattern recognition and a good history to differentiate between benign vs. life threatening ECG findings!

A 76-year-old woman is brought to the emergency department by EMS with for lightheadedness and syncope. The following ECG is obtained on arrival:

Weekly Workout July 3, 2022
Differential Diagnoses: narrow complex irregular tachycardia, short QTc intervals, ST segment elevation in aVR, and so much more!

An 89-year-old woman is brought into the emergency department with generalized weakness and dizziness. She is noted to be bradycardic at triage. The following ECG is obtained with no prior…

Weekly Workout January 9, 2022
STAT ECG Diagnoses: identification of acute coronary occlusion myocardial infarction in patients with bundle branch blocks

A 70-year-old woman is brought into the ED by EMS with shortness of breath, weakness, and hypotension. The following prehospital ECG is obtained: 

Weekly Workout July 26, 2021
5 more challenging EMS cases to help you test your emergency ECG interpretation skills

A 74-year-old man is brought into the ED by EMS with nausea, vomiting, and malaise. The following prehospital ECG was obtained:

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