STAT ECG Diagnoses: new T wave inversion or ST segment depression in aVL
ECG Weekly Workout with Dr. Amal Mattu
A 66-year-old man presents to the ED with retrosternal chest pain that is associated with nausea. The following ECG is obtained:
Before watching this week’s video, ask yourself these questions:
- What ECG abnormalities do you notice?
- What signs of cardiac ischemia are present?
- Assuming this patient progresses to have a STEMI, is there any ECG abnormalities on this ECG that can help predict the location of infarction?