ECG of the Week – 4th December 2017 – Interpretation

The following ECG is from a 65 yr old male who presented with lethargy, nausea, diarrhoea and bone pain. Click to enlarge Rate: Ventricular rate ~16 bpm Rhythm: Irregular ventricular complexes No p waves visible Axis: Left axis deviation Intervals: QRS – Significantly Prolonged (>320ms) Additional: Loss of normal QRS morphology Bizarre notches QRS complexes… Read More »

ECG of the Week – 4th December 2017

The following ECG is from a 65 yr old male who presented with lethargy, nausea, diarrhoea and bone pain. Click to enlarge Things to think about What are the key ECG features ? How would you mange this patient ?

ECG of the Week – 4th December 2017

The following ECG is from a 65 yr old male who presented with lethargy, nausea, diarrhoea and bone pain. Click to enlarge Things to think about What are the key ECG features ? How would you mange this patient ?

ECG of the Week – 27th November 2017 – Interpretation

The following ECG is from a 36 yr old male who presented following an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Return of spontaneous circulation was achieved pre-hospital. On arrival the patient has a GCS of 3 (E=1,M=1,V=1). Click to enlarge Rate: Mean ventricular rate ~60 bpm Atrial rate ~120 bpm Rhythm: Irregular ventricular complexes Regular atrial activity AV… Read More »

ECG of the Week – 27th November 2017 – Interpretation

The following ECG is from a 36 yr old male who presented following an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Return of spontaneous circulation was achieved pre-hospital. On arrival the patient has a GCS of 3 (E=1,M=1,V=1). Click to enlarge Rate: Mean ventricular rate ~60 bpm Atrial rate ~120 bpm Rhythm: Irregular ventricular complexes Regular atrial activity AV… Read More »