Rhythm Interpretation: differential diagnoses for electrocardiographic polyuria in unstable bradycardias
ECG Weekly Workout with Dr. Amal Mattu
An 88-year-old man is brought into the ED with lightheadedness and palpitations. The following ECG is obtained:
Before watching the video, look closely at this ECG and ask yourself:
- What is the heart rate and rhythm?
- What is your full ECG interpretation and differential diagnosis?
- Would you expect this patient to eventually need permanent pacemaker placement?