Literature Review: Sgarbossa criteria in paced rhythms

Emergency Cardiology Literature Review & Updates with Dr. Amal Mattu


 A 80-year-old woman presents to the ED with midsternal chest pain and near-syncope. 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 signs of acute ischemia on this ECG?
  3. Which patients with paced rhythms need to go the cath lab emergently?