Wednesday, 22 February 2017

ECG of the Week - 20th February 2017 - Interpretation

The following ECG is from a 20 yr old male who was brought to the Emergency Department following a motorbike accident in which he sustained a head injury. 
He has a GCS of 3, BP 160 systolic and divergent pupils.

Friday, 17 February 2017

ECG of the Week - 20th February 2017

The following ECG is from a 20 yr old male who was brought to the Emergency Department following a motorbike accident in which he sustained a head injury. 
He has a GCS of 3, BP 160 systolic and divergent pupils.

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

ECG of the Week - 13th February 2017 - Interpretation

This ECG is from a 91 yr old female who presented to a rural medical center, 260 km (160 miles) from the nearest tertiary hospital, complaining of weakness and difficulty standing. 

Friday, 10 February 2017

ECG of the Week - 13th February 2017

This ECG is from a 91 yr old female who presented to a rural medical center, 260 km (160 miles) from the nearest tertiary hospital, complaining of weakness and difficulty standing. 

Wednesday, 8 February 2017

ECG of the Week - 6th February 2017 - Interpretation

These ECG are from a 59yr old male who presented to the Emergency Department following 2 episodes of syncope. He had a long history of infrequent unexplained syncope over the prior 15 years. His only past medical history is diet controlled T2DM and he was taking no regular medications.

Friday, 3 February 2017

ECG of the Week - 6th February 2017

These ECG are from a 59yr old male who presented to the Emergency Department following 2 episodes of syncope. He had a long history of infrequent unexplained syncope over the prior 15 years. His only past medical history is diet controlled T2DM and he was taking no regular medications.

Wednesday, 1 February 2017

ECG of the Week - 30th January 2017 - Interpretation

The following ECG's are from a 55yr old male who presented following a brief period of exertional dizziness and chest pain. He was pain-free on arrival to the Emergency Department. Past medical history of T2DM, hypertension, ex-smoker and hypercholesterolaemia. The ECG's were taken 15 mins apart and the patient remained asymptomatic through-out.

Friday, 27 January 2017

ECG of the Week - 30th January 2017

The following ECG's are from a 55yr old male who presented following a brief period of exertional dizziness and chest pain. He was pain-free on arrival to the Emergency Department. Past medical history of T2DM, hypertension, ex-smoker and hypercholesterolaemia. The ECG's were taken 15 mins apart and the patient remained asymptomatic through-out.