Age as a cardiac risk factor
ECG Weekly Workout with Dr. Amal Mattu
A 32-year-old woman presents to the ED with 2 hours of chest pain. She has a history of psychosis and smokes cigarettes. The following ECG is obtained:
Before watching this week’s video, ask yourself these questions:
- What is the youngest patient you have diagnosed with STEMI?
- What ECG abnormalities do you notice?
- Would you activate the cath lab?