Literature Review: 2018 STEMI & STEMI equivalent guideline updates (Part 3/3)

Emergency Cardiology Literature Review & Updates with Dr. Amal Mattu


A 80-year-old man presents to the ED with midsternal chest pain concerning for an acute coronary syndrome. The following ECG is obtained:

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

  1. What ECG abnormalities do you notice?
  2. Are there any ECG abnormalities suggestive of an unstable proximal coronary artery lesion?
  3. Would you activate the cath lab on this patient?