Category Archives: Spoedeisende Geneeskunde

ECG of the Week – 20th November 2017

The following rhythm strip is from a patient who presented with an episode of syncope. Their baseline ECG showed 1st degree AV block with no other abnormal features. Click to enlarge Things to think about What are the key features on the ECG ? What are the potential causes for these features ?

ECG of the Week – 20th November 2017

The following rhythm strip is from a patient who presented with an episode of syncope. Their baseline ECG showed 1st degree AV block with no other abnormal features. Click to enlarge Things to think about What are the key features on the ECG ? What are the potential causes for these features ?

ECG of the Week – 13th November 2017 – Interpretation

The following ECG is from 51 yr old female who presented with chronic vomiting. She has a history of rheumatoid arthritis and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Her medications include sotalol and rivaroxaban. Click to enlarge Rate: 96 bpm Rhythm: Regular Sinus rhythm Axis: Normal Intervals: PR – Normal (~180ms) QRS – Normal (80ms) QT – 500-520ms (QTc Bazette 630-660… Read More »

ECG of the Week – 13th November 2017 – Interpretation

The following ECG is from 51 yr old female who presented with chronic vomiting. She has a history of rheumatoid arthritis and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Her medications include sotalol and rivaroxaban. Click to enlarge Rate: 96 bpm Rhythm: Regular Sinus rhythm Axis: Normal Intervals: PR – Normal (~180ms) QRS – Normal (80ms) QT – 500-520ms (QTc Bazette 630-660… Read More »

ECG of the Week – 13th November 2017

The following ECG is from 51 yr old female who presented with chronic vomiting. She has a history of rheumatoid arthritis and paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Her medications include sotalol and rivaroxaban. Click to enlarge Things to think about What are the key ECG findings ? What are the differentials for these features ?