STAT ECG Diagnoses: what is the signifcance of a new T wave inversion in aVL?

ECG Weekly Workout with Dr. Amal Mattu


A 45-year-old male presents to the ED with chest pain and shortness of breath. The following ECG is obtained:

Before watching the video, look closely at this ECG and ask yourself these questions:

  1. What ECG abnormalities do you notice?
  2. Are there any signs of cardiac ischemia present?
  3. How would you manage this patient?