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ECG of the Week 44

Recently, we had an elderly man with chest pain and repetitive dizzy (lightheaded) spells: What are your thoughts given these symptoms?  

ECG of the week 41

The computer called this rhythm, “undetermined”.  What is it?  

ECG of the week 40

57 yo female with chest pain; what’s your interpretation and treatment?  

ECG of the Week 38

Here’s a cute little dysrhythmia similar to last week’s.  You really only need lead II at the bottom…  

ECG of the Week 37

This was an older man (whatever that means) with intermittent bradycardia.  

ECG of the Week 36

This ECG Dx should be immediately obvious to you. 2 questions? Does it involve the RV? Are there reciprocal changes?  

ECG of the Week 35

Years ago, a 66yo man came in to our ED with chest pain and almost died from misinterpretation.  What’s going on here? …

How to deal with the coke

Acute cocaine toxicity can manifest with several cardiovascular issues such as tachycardia, dysrhythmia, hypertension, and coronary vasospasm. This systematic review collated all of …