Category Archives: Cardiologie

ECG of the Week – 18th June 2018

This ECG is from a 42 yr old male with known pre-excitation who presented with a 3 day history of episodic palpitations, dizziness and GI illness. Click to enlarge Things to think about What are the key ECG abnormalities ?

ECG of the Week – 11th June 2018 – Interpretation

This ECG is from a 60 yr old male with known haemochromatosis who presented with a 1 week history of intermittent cardiac sounding chest pain. Click to enlarge Rate: 72 bpm Rhythm: Sinus rhythm Sinus arrythmia Axis: Normal Intervals: PR – Normal (~180ms) QRS – Normal (80ms) QT – 370ms (QTc Bazette 390 ms) Additional: ST Elevation lead II… Read More »

ECG of the Week – 11th June 2018

This ECG is from a 60 yr old male with known haemochromatosis who presented with a 1 week history of intermittent cardiac sounding chest pain. Click to enlarge Things to think about What are the key ECG features ? What are the cardiac complications of haemochromatosis ?

ECG of the Week – 11th June 2018

This ECG is from a 60 yr old male with known haemochromatosis who presented with a 1 week history of intermittent cardiac sounding chest pain. Click to enlarge Things to think about What are the key ECG features ? What are the cardiac complications of haemochromatosis ?

ECG of the Week – 4th June 2018 – Interpretation

The following ECG is from an 81 yr old female who presented with a 4 day history of RUQ pain on a background of known gallstones.  Click to enlarge Rate: Mean ventricular rate 114 bpm Rhythm: Irregular No p wave visible Axis: Normal Intervals: QRS – Normal (90ms) QT – 340ms (QTc Bazette 430 ms) Additional: Low… Read More »