ECG Basics & Fundamentals: inspecting T waves closely, looking for buried P waves


A 65-year-old man presents to the ED with malaise, cough, and vomiting. The following ECG was obtained:

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

  1. What is the rate & rhythm?
  2. What ECG abnormalities do you notice and what is your differential?
  3. How would you manage this patient if unstable? If stable?